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The latest news and updates about my travels, my dancing and my writing. I'll be updating it as often as possible, even while I'm on the road!

I'm in Buenos Aires Studying Tango!

June 13, 2018 - Season 2 has begun! I arrived in Buenos Aires in early May to immerse myself in this romantic, passionate, elegant and - at times - melancholic dance. I'll be taking classes and dancing at milongas until mid-July. Stay tuned for Follow My Lead: Buenos Aires!

Melissa Mansfield on Habana Libre balcony

Heading Back to Havana!

March 27, 2018 - Remember how I said in Episode 6 that Havana is a very hard place to say goodbye to? Well, I wasn't lying. I'm heading back for a month to continue studying rumba and reggaeton! Get ready for some hot and sweaty dance pics and videos! Bailamos......!

Melissa Mansfield on Habana Libre balcony

I'm Featured on

March 30, 2018 - My personal essay about the bliss and heartbreak of reinventing your life is on as part of their "Featured Females" series! Proud to be included as one of the women who have broken free from routine and started a life of travel. Check it out!

Melissa Mansfield on Habana Libre balcony

Keeping in Touch 

March 27, 2018 - Reliable wifi access with a strong signal can be a BIT of an issue in Cuba, but staying in touch online IS possible! Pick your poison:


View of Havana, Cuba skyline
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