The current Colombian female stereotype is one of beauty. It’s not a bad stereotype to have, and most Colombian women live up to it, but if we dissect history books and look at what women have done for the advancement of the country and their gender, their beauty is not key.
I have been living in Medellin for 6 years now. In this blog post I will describe my nightlife in Medellin. My nightlife in Medellin spans across 7 neighborhoods, click to read about it in this post.
Colombia’s independence is long and bloody. November 11 is an important date because it was a precedent for all independence revolutions throughout South America. This sense of revolution and bravery that the people of Cartagena displayed earned their city the nickname la “Ciudad Heroica” the “Heroic City.”
El Dia de la Raza is more important than most Colombians know. This day commemorates the ruthlessness and violent way in which our current race came about. Even though Christopher Columbus and the Spanish Crown/Catholics were the epitome of evil I have to appreciate the boldness with which they conquered and bled out a once thriving society.
Hello I’m Andrew Macia, and this is my blog.
I love Medellin! I started this blog in order to help my English as a Second Language students in Medellin. I no longer teach English because my digital marketing agency in Medellin has taken off.
I’ve been living and working in Medellin for about 7 years now and I want to share my experience with the entire world. If you have any questions feel free to email me or leave comments.