iOS app Android app

Salsa Dancing

Cuban Journal

Erica Abeel | Posted 03.24.2016 | Travel
Erica Abeel

I did a double take: the statue of the flamenco dancer, hewn from concrete, was smiling at us with a set of distinctly human teeth. It was positively eerie. Then it struck me that this statue and its toothy smile encapsulates what Cuba is all about.

Soy/Somos: "I'm Not Yelling! I'm Cuban!"

Marlena Maduro Baraf | Posted 03.14.2016 | Latino Voices
Marlena Maduro Baraf

Her hair is dark, her skin tawny, her eyes the green of coke bottles with a little yellow limón in the mix. While we are speaking in English mostly, when she switches to Spanish, her Spanish is faster and more clipped than my own. Her "Cuban" is making me nostalgic for my family's voices in Panama.

World's Most Badass Dancing Old Man Has Amazing Salsa Moves, Too

The Huffington Post | Gabriela Kruschewsky | Posted 08.05.2014 | Latino Voices

This guy puts the meaning in "forever young."

5 Lessons Startup Founders Can Learn from Salsa Dancing

Jim Pugh | Posted 06.18.2014 | Business
Jim Pugh

Whether you're launching a startup or taking up salsa dancing, you're going to have your work cut out for you. These lessons will come in handy while you're still fumbling around in the dark -- and even help you find your groove.

Nick Frost's New Movie All Started With A Drunken Email

The Huffington Post | Christine Dalton | Posted 04.09.2014 | Comedy

Actor and comedian Nick Frost dropped by HuffPost Live yesterday to tell us about his new movie, "Cuban Fury". In the movie, Frost plays a salsa dance...

Seoul's Salsa Scene in Full Swing

Mimsie Ladner | Posted 12.21.2013 | Arts
Mimsie Ladner

It is a scene one might expect to see in Bogota, Havana, or even New York City. But this is Seoul, South Korea, an unexpected locale for a salsa competition. Yet Latin dance fever has taken over one of Asia's biggest cities and this year's Asia Latin Music & Salsa Festival proves it.