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Three year old priest in Colombian becomes viral hit

image-236Three year old priest in Colombian becomes viral hit Samuel Jaramillo, from Medellin, Colombia, asked Santa Clause for priest’s garments and all of the necessary objects to give Mass, rather than toys last Christmas. Little Samuel goes to church every Sunday and Tuesday with his grandmother. At home, instead of playing ...

New Mobile Medical Units in Medellin

image-195New Mobile Medical Units in Medellin Medellin mayor Aníbal Gaviria Correa announced that the Secretary of Health and the Mayor's office has invested more than five million dollars into the cause of protecting and preserving Medellin inhabitant's health.  The city government has provided 5 medical vehicles and 8 ambulances all equipped with innovative ...

Heroic Officer Saves a Life on the Metro

image-187On the 13th of April an agile Metro police officer saved a 40 year old man from definite demise.  One can observe in the video that the 40 year old man attempts to jump in front of the train as it is  about to pass by.  With cat-like reflexes the ...

Medellin Solar Powered Car in Australia

image-175A group of almost 40 graduates from the University of EAFIT in Medellin will compete in the World Solar Challenge in Australia this October. The group has equipped this Medellin Solar Powered Car with 1,600 solar panels. The goal is to achieve 100 km per hour using the same amount of ...

Medellin Will Host the World Urban Forum in 2014

image-164 Medellin's Mayor Anibal Gaviria Correa Medellin Will Host the World Urban Forum in 2014 It was announced in September of last year, 2012, by Dr. Joan Clos the United Nations Under-Secretary General and the Executive Director of UN-Habitat that Medellin will be hosting the 2014 World Urban Forum. Dr. Clos said that ...

Eslabón Prendido – The Best Live Salsa in Medellin

image-116Eslabón Prendido - The Best Live Salsa in Medellin El Eslabón Prendido is exactly what you envision a Colombian salsa bar to be like.  It's small, it's cramped, it's muggy, it's loud, it's dark, and most important of all the music is completely amazing.  Eslabón Prendido is a local treasure, and a ...

Salsa Legend Rubén Blades to Give Free Concert in Medellin

image-106Salsa Legend Rubén Blades to Give Free Concert in Medellin - One of salsa's biggest stars, the legendary Ruben Blades, will be performing in Medellin in May.  The free concert is part of  Medellin's theme of no violence for the month of May.  The month of may has been dubbed 'Mayo por ...