Cuban-style-salsa is most similar to the original form of salsa rooted in Cuba. It is characterized by Afro-Cuban-style body movement which includes body isolation and hip movement. Salsa is part of the national identity in Cuba and is built into the psyche of its people. Havana is one of the best places to take a private lesson with one of the local ‘Salsa Professors’. This lesson includes a welcome cocktail and a 90 minute private lesson with one of the experts.