I don't like to go shopping in Medellin.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 ...
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."
I got to Colombia in 2010, in this blog post I'm going to go over how I have made U.S. dollars while living in Medellin for seven years.
I have been teaching English in Medellin for 4 years now. I have not grown tired of teaching, it is a passion of mine. Although I have a business to run I continue to teach and enjoy it. This is my take and advice on landing a teaching job in Medellin, Colombia.
Alzheimer's Disease in Don Matias, Antioquia, ColombiaI found this interesting report by CNN on Don Matias and the Alzheimer's mutation in the town. I published this post originally on May 5, 2013, but thought it was still interesting, therefore, I republished it today, August 22, 2017.For a more current article ...
There are a bunch of Colombian public holidays, 18 to be exact. Assumption Day is celebrated annually on August 15 in Colombia and is known as La fiesta de la Asunción de la Santísima Virgen María. Holidays are an excuse to party in Colombia.
The 2017 Medellin Flower Festival is a celebration of many things. In this post I go over some of the most popular events of this 2017 Feria de las Flores
My favorite Colombian dishes come from living in Southern California with my Colombian parents and now living in Medellin for over 6 years.
FREE Language Exchange Party in Floresta at Ondas Cafe & Hostel. July 8, 2017 - 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm - Calle 46 #81-11, Medellín, Antioquia, Colombia
This is my experience playing basketball in Medellin, Colombia. After 7 years of living in Medellin I have to say that I love playing ball here.