La Milonguita naslovnica

La Milonguita is coming!

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I have been on the tango scene for a lot more than a decade, visiting and dancing at the best milongas in the world, playing music at some of them, in almost every continent of the world (well – Australia is still on my to-do list…). After years and years of my tango life I came to a point where having my …


Argentine Tango Through History

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SHORT HISTORY OF ARGENTINE TANGO Argentine Tango is a musical genre, but also dance. Its origins date towards the end of the 19th century on the banks of the river Rio de la Plata which divides Argentina from Uruguay. This is why its history is connected at the same time to Buenos Aires, the capital of Argentina, as well as …


Argentinski tango nekoč in danes

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KRATKA ZGODOVINA ARGENTINSKEGA TANGA Argentinski tango je glasbena zvrst, obenem pa tudi ples, ki se je razvil proti koncu 19. stoletja na bregovih reke Rio de la Plata, ki deli Argentino od Urugvaja. Zaradi tega njegovi začetki segajo tako v Buenos Aires, glavno mesto Argentine, kot tudi v Montevideo, glavno mesto Urugvaja. Sprva je bil popularen zlasti med tujimi priseljenci, …

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Bangkok, its tango and milongas

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Bangkok is a special city. If you fall in love with it for the first time you get there, you will love it forever.  It is a city, full of life, colors, flavors, excellent food, but also a city with extremely nice people (what else – hey, we’re in Thailand!). People in Bangkok are very kind and nice and you …

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Museo Mundial del Tango, Buenos Aires

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Buenos Aires is the capital of tango world, so it is quite normal that there is also a museum, dedicated to tango. Established in 2003, it is located in the same building on Avenida Rivadavia – Palacio Carlos Gardel, as the famous Café Tortoni, and I (together with all tango fans) really loved it.       You can kind …

Feria de San Telmo Buenos Aires

San Telmo & Plaza Dorrego, Buenos Aires

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There are many ways to spend a beautiful sunny Sunday in Buenos Aires: numerous street markets, events, concerts and similar activities are waiting for you everywhere. For those who love tango, the best possibility is a nice walk along La Defensa, a street which begins close to Casa Rosada, up to Plaza Dorrego and the Feria of San Telmo. La …