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, Colombia I 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 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.
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
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.
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.
If you had just half a day to experience downtown Medellin, what would you do? In this blog post and podcast I go over the essential things I would do if I only had half a day to experience downtown Medellin.