I have been on a quest to find my perfect Colombian woman match in Medellin. In this post I go over my 6 year experience dating these lovely Medellin women.
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.
In 7 years I've lived in 7 different neighborhoods in various apartments. I started out by renting rooms but eventually had to rent my own apartment. In this blog post, I go through the process of renting an apartment in Medlelin.
I’m probably not alone on this one; it seems that I always have a backed up list of items I need to buy that I keep putting off, thinking I’ll get to it later. No matter how much I try to avoid going shopping, I feel like I’m always out ...
December in Medellin can be super boring if you if you have no friends or family here. Here are some of my favorite things to do in December in Medellin.
Starting a business in Colombia can be difficult if you don't know what you're doing. In this blog post, I go over how I started a business in Colombia and steps you can take to get your company registered in Colombia.
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.
Love and Friendship Day (Dia de amor y amistad) is celebrated on September 20 in Colombia. It is usually celebrated more than the actual Saint Valentine's Day on February 14. Why is this? I've lived here for more than 3 years and have found out why.