Written on 02/12/2024

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Welcome to Episode 140of the Salsa Kings LIVE podcast

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Welcome to Episode 140 of Salsa Kings podcast, where we’re diving into a rico recap of our recent 2024 Miami Salsa Cruise. I’m Andres, joined by Pablo, and we’re thrilled to share the memories from our unforgettable adventure aboard the Carnival celebration.

Key Points:

1. Recap of the Journey: Our recent trip aboard the Carnival celebration in January 2024 was nothing short of amazing. From the lively dance floors to the stunning ports of call in Costa Maya, Mexico, Mahogany Bay, it was a journey filled with unforgettable experiences and breakthroughs. Each day brought new opportunities to connect with fellow dancers, immerse ourselves in the vibrant culture of salsa, and create memories that will last a lifetime.

2. Dance Workshops: Throughout the trip, we hosted a series of workshops focused on enhancing musicality, connection, and special moves. Participants delved deep into understanding the nuances of music and explored new ways to connect with their partners on the dance floor. The workshops provided a unique opportunity for dancers of all levels to learn and grow together, fostering a sense of community and camaraderie.

3. Highlight Moments: One of the standout moments was our impromptu dance session with a talented violin player in Costa Maya. Dancing to live music amplified the energy and created a truly memorable experience for everyone involved. Additionally, our poolside dances and special performances at the Havana bar showcased the vibrant spirit of salsa dancing. Whether we were dancing under the stars or exploring exotic ports of call, each moment was filled with joy, laughter, and a sense of shared passion for dance.

4. Reflections on Musicality: Our workshops emphasized the importance of being present and connected to the music. By letting go of tension and focusing on the subtle nuances of each song, dancers were able to unlock new levels of expression and creativity. From the pulsating rhythms of salsa to the soulful melodies of bachata, we explored the rich tapestry of Latin music and found inspiration in its diversity. As we danced to the beat of the music, we discovered new layers of meaning and emotion, forging deeper connections with our partners and ourselves.

5. Appreciation for the Community: We’re incredibly grateful for the amazing dancers who joined us on this journey, including those who discovered the Miami Salsa Cruise through our podcast. Their passion and enthusiasm added to the vibrant atmosphere onboard, making every moment truly special. Whether we were beginners or seasoned pros, we came together as a community to celebrate our love of dance and create memories that will last a lifetime.


  • “Live music amplifies the energy signature, creating a truly magical experience on the dance floor.” – Andres
  • “Simplicity in dance allows us to connect deeply with our partners and find joy in every movement.” – Pablo

Closing Thoughts: As we reflect on our journey, we’re already looking forward to next year’s adventure aboard the Carnival celebration in 2025. Join us for another unforgettable experience filled with dance, music, and connection. Visit to reserve your spot and be part of this incredible community. Thank you for tuning in, and we’ll see you on the dance floor!