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    A Canadian in Cuba

    This isn’t another Canadian in Cuba soap opera, this is an all out love affair. I remember sitting in a chair at a travel agency, squirming in my seat uncontrollably as my travel partner was busy flipping through a glossy brochure on Mexico. Ugh. Mexico. Been there. Done that. I don’t know what compelled me, but I looked up at a map on the wall, pointed my finger and declared, “we’re going to Cuba!” Admittedly, I knew very little about Cuba, other than what was taught to me in a high school social studies class. A fiercely communist regime, with Fidel Castro at the helm. I knew a little bit…