Just one thing, maybe: All that, plus understanding the people and song lyrics. Oh, and maybe being able to chat back with everyone in Spanish. The music motivates learning and the learning benefits immensely from listening to music. So anywhere in Latin America is fine too. In Barcelona, swing dancing is insanely popular with the locals. Each different type of dance will come with new vocabulary to learn and new songs to play. If you do decide to learn salsa, you may want to consider what style of salsa is most common in your home city. Most cities have Facebook salsa groups where you can ask about the local popularity of various styles.
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There are many different kinds of salsa music, ranging from fast to slow, and I've tried to make this list representative of that variety. I will admit that I am biased towards faster tropical salsa songs since I feel that they are more exciting and fun to dance to. Generally, Puerto-Rican and Cuban salsa are on the faster side compared to other types of salsa. So as you can see, most of the tropical salsa comes from Puerto Rico, and that's what it's known for.