A promise that travel to Cuba would be easier for Americans was part of President Obama’s historic announcement this week that he’s taking steps to normalize relations.
What will the easing of sanctions against Cuba mean for the average traveler -- as well as for people who want to do business there?
We asked reporter Mimi Whitefield, who covers the Latin American economy for the Miami Herald.
Here are a few things you need to know.
Below is an edited transcript.