The area of the country is 48,800 square miles (110,860 square kilometers).
The name "Cuba," an abbreviation of the indigenous word Cubanacán, held sway. The island lies about ninety miles south of the Florida Keys.
Its western tip begins about 125 miles (210 kilometers) from Cancún and extends 750 miles (1,207 kilometers) east-southeast.
“I can tell they are looking for someone Asian and when they see me they have to re-shift their thoughts,” she said.
Her husband, Dennis, is Chinese American, and she is from a white family. They don’t expect me to be Caucasian.” The occasional confused look is the least of the challenges faced by couples in interracial and intercultural marriages.
Most are free and most will include people from the US as well.