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My Conversation with the Multi-Faceted Rubén Blades

Tavis Smiley | Posted 09.22.2014 | Entertainment
Tavis Smiley

Tonight on PBS, I'm joined by Rubén Blades. The 10-time Grammy winner, Harvard law school grad and former presidential candidate in Panama reflects on his varied career and talks about his new CD, Tangos.

5 Amazing Experiences Every Traveler Must Try!

Budget Travel | Posted 08.31.2014 | Travel
Budget Travel

The phrase "adventure travel" has a bit of an image problem. For many, it conjures only images of climbing mountains, diving into underwater caverns, and, well, aching muscles. But when we asked ourselves what kinds of adventures belong on everyone's travel list, we cast a much wider net.

Tapping into the Buenos Aires Tango Scene

Jacada Travel | Posted 08.24.2014 | Travel
Jacada Travel

We speak to Milena Braun, an accomplished tango dancer, and tell you how to experience the iconic scene yourself in the capital of this impassioned dance.

Drink The World: Buenos Aires

Dan Miles | Posted 07.15.2014 | Travel
Dan Miles

This is the city of the Tango, a dance so hot it involves rubbing your whole body against another human being for prolonged periods of time creating enough friction to light a cigarette.

Malbec World Day Is Coming!

Daniel Altman | Posted 06.04.2014 | Taste
Daniel Altman

April 17 is Malbec World Day, when people in more 50 countries will celebrate the flavor and finesse of Argentina's signature grape. At Argovino, we'l...

It Takes One Robot to Tango

Illah Nourbakhsh | Posted 04.26.2014 | Technology
Illah Nourbakhsh

Corporations will use robotic sensing, modeling and telepresence to break out of the digital world, infusing all the marketing and monetizing know-how they have honed into a much larger universe of mixed, digital-physical reality.

What Argentine Tango Taught Me About Relationships

Sasha Cagen | Posted 04.12.2014 | Weddings
Sasha Cagen

a celebrated traditional tango couple Osvaldo y Coco performing at a festival in Buenos Aires: notice the balance Tango is one of the most beautif...

Buenos Aires Without Tears

Curtis Ellis | Posted 03.09.2014 | Travel
Curtis Ellis

Porteños, as the residents of Buenos Aires are known, pride themselves on living in the Paris of South America. As you stroll the city's broad boulev...

Tango Lessons At Psychiatric Hospital

AP | NATACHA PISARENKO | Posted 12.06.2013 | Latino Voices

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — You can hear the "All of us are crazy for tango" program before you can see it: Just follow the orchestra's plaintive...

Emus Doing The Tango Can Teach Us All A Lesson In Dancing

The Huffington Post | William Goodman | Posted 02.24.2014 | Green

There is an idiom that goes 'it takes two to tango.' Lucky for us, that's the exact number of emus we have in this video below from camelsandfriends s...

7 Things Not to Miss in Buenos Aires

The GypsyNesters | Posted 12.25.2013 | Travel
The GypsyNesters

La Recoleta Cemetery should be considered a must-see by any visitor. The ornate monuments are more than fascinating enough to occupy an afternoon, and many of the city's most famous residents lie in rest here

Buenos Aires, Brothels & Bandoneons: Behind the Spectacle at New York's First Tango House

Meghan Feeks | Posted 01.23.2014 | Arts
Meghan Feeks

While the stage favors boldness over the subtleties that define tango on the social dance floor, the nightly show downstairs at Tango House, which features some of the world's top tango dancers, also warrants a connoisseur's explanation.

It's 3 a.m. And I've Surrendered To A Stumbling, Magical Tango In Buenos Aires

Joanna Zelman | Posted 10.22.2013 | Travel
Joanna Zelman

The music started again -da dah- he stepped forward and I stepped back -dah da dah. We were stumbling and tripping along the way but there were fleeting moments when we were flying. After the song ended, he asked, "It's magical, yes?"

Astoria Characters: The Veteran Survivor

Nancy Ruhling | Posted 01.23.2014 | New York
Nancy Ruhling

Attilio Poli is standing tall in the asphalt drive of his back yard. He's gazing at his fig trees and grapevines, but there's a faraway look in his eyes that takes him all the way to Venice.

Did You Mean to Do That? -- A Traveler's Reflections

Tony Woodcock | Posted 11.05.2013 | Arts
Tony Woodcock

I love sitting in studio classes, experiencing that unique relationship between a master teacher and a student. It always feels like a privilege to hear and see the trust that has been generated and to feel the intensity of the learning and teaching model.

Congratulations To The 'Salon Tango' Winners

AP | Posted 10.27.2013 | Latino Voices

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina — Argentine couples have swept top honors in the "salon tango" finals at the world's top tango dancing competition. Fir...

Same-Sex Couples Wow In Argentina's Tango Competition

Agence France Presse | | Posted 10.26.2013 | Gay Voices

The sexy, sensual world of tango is experiencing a shake-up, as same-sex couples compete for the first time in the world championships in Argentina, w...

Thoughts on Turning 30: Be Curious, Tango, and Make It Count

Patrick Furlong | Posted 09.16.2013 | Healthy Living
Patrick Furlong

Life these last 10 years has had some incredible ups and some awful downs, but for the most part I have primarily lived in between those extremes, and for that I can say I feel incredibly blessed.

Aisle View: Tango's Back in Town

Steven Suskin | Posted 09.14.2013 | Entertainment
Steven Suskin

Forever Tango is happily ensconced at the Walter Kerr, where it first landed in 1997 for an impressive 13-month run. The show returned in 2004 for four months at the Shubert, but this new edition seems to be packed with more peaks.

Theater: Forever Tango Is Back; Monkey King Looks to the West; The Civilians Face Death

Michael Giltz | Posted 09.14.2013 | Arts
Michael Giltz

They came for the tango and stayed for the salsa. The blockbuster hit dance show Forever Tango returned to Broadway for the second time since its debut in 1997.

Stage Door: Forever Tango, Exodus Code: Advice for Wanderers

Fern Siegel | Posted 09.14.2013 | Arts
Fern Siegel

Tango, both sexy and sinister in its passionate embrace, is a precise art form of nearly sculptural perfection. The drama of the tango explodes on stage, aided by that distinct, melancholic sound. While there is sensual choreography here, the focus is the disciplined, stylized beauty of the genre.

Musical Duo From Planet Mawama Saves Comatose Earth

Marcel Hidalgo | Posted 08.10.2013 | Entertainment
Marcel Hidalgo

My Woshin Mashin sounds like a goofy name. For Hugo Simons and his wife, Bibi Tulin, it's a name the electronic duo created for their band. They came up with it by using what they call their mythical language, known as Mawamian, mingled with English.

Timothy Stenovec

Skype, Facebook Messenger Data Can Be Accessed By Government

HuffingtonPost.com | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 06.07.2013 | Technology

How can we communicate with one another free of federal eyes and ears? As word spread this week that agencies from the National Security Administratio...

The Gentleman Of Salsa Does Tango

AP | SIGAL RATNER-ARIAS | Posted 05.21.2013 | Arts

NEW YORK -- The singer known as the Gentleman of Salsa is temporarily turning to tango: Gilberto Santa Rosa will make his Broadway debut in the musica...

My Own Educational Exchange Trip: Cuba or the Danube-a?

Randee Mia Berman | Posted 06.15.2013 | Travel
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Randee Mia Berman

When I heard rumors about Jay-Z and Beyonce heading to Cuba, I was feeling pretty confident about my trendy choice to go that way. But then I bagged Cuba, and booked a flight to Vienna, Austria, home of the Lipizzaner stallions and Wienerschnitzel.