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What to do in Cuba in February 2018?

Alejandro SanfielBy Alejandro Sanfiel, Cuban Travel Specialist, on January 29, 2018

What to do in Cuba in February 2018?

At KnowingCuba we always stay on top of local events and happenings. Here are our top picks for the month of February: International Book Fair: Both for bookworms and for those interested in discovering new aspects of Cuban culture. You will find books by Cuban authors as well as from …

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What are the basic Cuban Salsa dance steps I should know?

Alejandro SanfielBy Alejandro Sanfiel, Cuban Travel Specialist, on October 25, 2017

What are the basic Cuban Salsa dance steps I should know?

The so-called “Cuban style” is the original way of dancing salsa. It is, unlike the styles that have arisen in recent years, the one that takes the most elements and steps from previous existing dances:: son montuno, urban son, guaracha, mambo, making it the most complex Cuban dance hall, and the …

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What are the best Salsa clubs in Cuba?

Alberto GonzalezBy Alberto Gonzalez, Cuban Travel Specialist, on May 4, 2017

What are the best Salsa clubs in Cuba?

Salsa was born in the 70's and can be considered as the culmination of the Cuban music evolution. The combination of elements of other Cuban rhythms such as danzon, son, chachacha, mambo, conga, the incorporation of new musical instruments such as piano, trumpet or saxophone, and the development of …

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