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.Read More
Author: Andrew Macia
The Battle of Boyaca was a very important Colombian revolutionary war battle, and it is held as a national holiday in Colombia. I am proud to be Colombian and today I have hoisted the beautiful yellow, blue and red flag outside my office.Read More
I’ve been in Medellin for 9 years. I’ve been to many of the parades & events of the Feria de las Flores. For 2019’s Festival I’ll go over my favorites.Read More
Colombian Independence Day Celebrations in Medellin are pretty much non-existent. In this blog post I go over why Colombians don’t celebrate Colombian independence day like gringos celebrate the 4th of July.Read More
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.