Most Colombians whom I ask do not know what Ascension Day is. So I started to ask my gringo "Christian" friends and almost none knew what it was. Most people have never read the Bible let alone know what Ascension Day is...
Using music to learn English. Most English students in Medellin love music in English. Many know the whole song and the words, yet they do not know what they mean. Especially if the song is hip hop. In this post I analyze Rihanna and Eminem's Love the way you lie...
Going to university in Colombia is different to how it is in other countries. It has advantages and disadvantages. Ana Estrada writes about her experience studying at a public university in Colombia.
Being an entrepreneur and learning a new language are similar in many ways. In this blog post I will write about the similarities between an entrepreneur in Medellin (me) and an English/Spanish language learner (you).
Whether I go to a small town to party on the weekend or I stay in the city to just relax and enjoy the empty streets I always enjoy Semana Santa in Medellin. In this post I go over what Semana Santa is in Medellin.
Owning a business in Medellin has helped me grow into the world in the most unexpected of ways, it’s tested my mettle and put a spit shine on my resolve and at this still not so late date in my life, the wonder of it all is showing no sign of letting up.
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.
El Carnaval de Barranquilla is the best party I've been to in Colombia. Going to Carnaval in February has become a tradition for me and my friends. This is my experience at the Carnval de Barranquilla 2015.
We had over 70 people attend our Conversation Club. Thank you for coming! The Medellin Buzz Conversation Club Language Exchange is a good way to practice English and Spanish with native speakers. I hope to see you at the next one.
What are Coordinating Conjunctions? Most people do not know what they are. In this blog post Andrew goes over what coordinating conjunctions are and how they are used. Check it out.