I love your accent! Where are you from originally?
I am from Cuba!
What bought you to Australia?
I came to Australia back in 2005 for a relationship. Since then I have been trying to adjust and develop myself to grow in this country.
What do you do for a living?
I teach Zumba at Recreations club and at also at YMCA Ashburton and Melbourne University. I am also a massage therapy student and I am also a learner in photography. It has become one of my passions lately.
What is your biggest challenge right now?
Staying motivated, to keep finding inspiration, to keep learning and not losing my values and not losing love.
Who is the biggest inspiration in your life?
I don’t have just one. I find inspiration in whatever comes into my life. I find inspiration in whatever my eyes see. Whatever my ears here. Whatever I touch. I’ve been inspired so many different people in so many different ways. Inspiration is everywhere.
5 QUICK Q&A
Favourite cafe in Melbourne:
La Paloma on Albert Street in Brunswick
The Night Cat on Johnston St in Fitzroy
Hidden Gem in Melbourne:
A bar on Elizabeth st called E55. It has cozy couches and some fantastic art on the walls. Every time you go there different artists are up on the walls and you get to see some beautiful art every time you are there.
Favourite thing to do in Melbourne:
Everything. This is the best city in the world at the moment. The way the city is structured, lifestyle, transport, it’s the best.