AUTHENTIC ARUBA EXPERIENCES – ARUBA.COM
Aruba Culture and Art
One cannot live very long on Aruba without being caught up in Latin dance. You can see when you attend any sort of event with dancing that salsa, merengue and bachata dancing are in their blood. One of the island’s premiere dance groups and schools, (where I learned) was Pachanga, run by Oslin and Janice, who brought home the top place trophy from the 2002 World Salsa Championships in Miami, and were sub champions in 2005.
Oslin and Janice are now working with Aruba Dance Studios in Oranjestad, offering salsa and kizomba classes. Every Friday evening Aruba Dance Studios opens their doors with a free practice night for all comers. This is a great chance to watch and learn from superb dancers as well as enjoy the festive ambiance and enthusiasm for lively dance that is integral to the Aruban people.
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