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May
12

SONG OF THE WEEK - PANCHO CRISTAL, RICHIE RAY & BOBBY CRUZ

For my selection this week, I've chosen much loved song and a personal favourite of mine for many years by one of the true giants and greatest names of latin and salsa music. I give you... RICHIE RAY & BOBBY CRUZ with "PANCHO CRISTAL"! :D

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May
05

SONG OF THE WEEK - EL RATON, CHEO FELICIANO

This week is dedicated to one of greatest soneros in the history of Salsa and Latin music, who tragically passed away a few weeks ago in a car accident.

I'm a dancer as much as I'm a "dj" and I hope all salseros & salseras realise the impact he and his music had on all of us. People overuse the word 'legendary' or 'legend' for a lot of artists... but this man was a REAL LEGEND!! I give you the legend that is CHEO FELICIANO with "EL RATON"!

Have look at this video and just look at all the other incredible salsa legends who he is sharing the stage with... 

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Apr
28

SONG OF THE WEEK - POBRECITA, LA MAXIMA 79

For my selection this week, we've chosen a song which is filling up the dance floors in latin clubs, congresses and festivals around the world!

Plus, if you're lucky enough, you have the chance to see this multi-talented band live at some festivals, make sure you do!! Their album was one of hottest of last year and are directed by my friend Fabrizio Zoro. I give you... LA MAXIMA 79 with "POBRECITA"! :)

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Apr
14

SONG OF THE WEEK - WILD ROSE, TODA PEREZ DE TRABA

It's that time of the week again! ;)

This week, I've gone for a real dance-floor filler in salsa clubs around the world at the moment. It's one that I played at the Istanbul International Dance Festival and had the dance floor hot & heavy and packed full. I give you.... TODA PEREZ DE TRABA with "WILD ROSE"! :D

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Apr
13

Salsa Beach Splash Festival 14-21 July 2014 Sibenik - Croatia

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Hi guys! Summer is just around the corner, so we wanted to make sure we let you know about THE CRAZIEST & MOST FUN SUMMER SALSA FESTIVALS IN THE WORLD!!!

Caramelo Latin Dance is an official partner of the awesome Salsa Beach Splash Festival that take place in the Solaris Beach Resort right on the outskirts of beautiful Mediterranean seaside city of Sibenik, Croatia on 14-21 July 2014! 

This is the one we go to every year, and every year we are blown away by the beauty of Croatia, sea, sun, parties until sunrise, gorgeous vistas, fun times, great workshops right on the beach and the super friendly and warm atmosphere of the festival.

The festival itself is taking place in the massive Solaris resort, which has several hotel options and all of the workshops and parties are happening within literally a couple minutes walk. Super accessible and incredibly well organised. This is a 5* resort that has been completely renovated last year, so you can expect all the little luxuries, such as great food, a variety of activities for you to partake in, a gorgeous spa, beautiful swimming pools and pool bar, as well as a variety of boat trips and  sight-seeing options to discover Croatia.

Solaris resort is located just 10-15 minutes away from the beautiful historical city of Sibenik and the weekend parties begin right in the middle of it on the stunning main square!

THE CARAMELO TEAMS WILL BE PERFORMING AT THIS FANTASTIC SALSA FESTIVAL... & SHAAN WILL BE DJ-ING TOO!

You can profit from a discount of 10% off ticket passes. 
Simply enter our DISCOUNT PROMO CODE "caramelo" in the booking process. At the end of every month, ticket prices go up – so don't delay and BOOK EARLY!! 

Mark the dates on your calendars and start getting ready! (actually, you can party some more on 21st as well, but hush, ;) don't let everyone know!!)

Please join our Facebook event page to stay up to date with all the details and also to help you find travelling partners:

https://www.facebook.com/events/708790185830781/


- you can get 10% discount by using promo code "CARAMELO" on your registrations, so use it well and don't forget about it!
- Boot camp with Karel Flores + you can also use promo code "CARAMELO" to get 10% off!
- Beach Splash Academy - don't miss it, it was great last year!
- Party Animal Boat Trip - reserve your place early, it's "while it lasts" offer!
- tons of great instructors:
Franklin Diaz
Victor & Burju
Magna Gopal
Adrian & Anita 
Karel Flores
Rodrigo & Selene
Leon Rose
Mouaze & Ella 
Hrvoje & Tea 
Ricky & Tajana 
Hrvoje & Dora 
Anja Maras 
...
- Awesome DJs & MCs
- All-day Hot-Spot with dance floor, DJ, cocktail bar and swimming pool, and all that so close to sea you can just take a run and drop into it!
- Pool party!
- ANDDDD another pool party! :)
- Open Air Party at the Šibenik's main square with a live concert
- And lots and lots of nice friendly people to dance with whole week long! :)

The tickets are very affordable if you book early and there are sharing options for the hotels as well - so make sure to check out all of the information on the festival website http://www.salsabeachsplash.com/ as well as the Festival's Facebook page 

 

 See you on the beach!!!

 

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