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Top 5 fun things to do on a budget in Medellin, Colombia
Jul 24, 2014 Ξ Comments are off

Top 5 fun things to do on a budget in Medellin, Colombia

posted by Gabrielle Mentjox

While Medellin, Colombia’s second biggest city, isn’t the kind of place to break your bank balance, it is still nice to know how to see the city with just a  Full Article »

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The best (and worst) of Medellin’s gay nightlife
Jul 23, 2014 Ξ Comments are off

The best (and worst) of Medellin’s gay nightlife

posted by Gabrielle Mentjox

Colombia’s second-biggest city, Medellin, has a thriving gay community. From raging nightclubs to seedy alleys, here’s a guide to the most exciting (and sketchy) LGBT venues in town.

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Medellin Flower Festival  2014: Everything you need to know
Jul 18, 2014 Ξ Comments are off

Medellin Flower Festival 2014: Everything you need to know

posted by Emily Dugdale

Medellin, Colombia’s second largest city, has released the program for its annual Flower Festival, one of the city’s most important cultural festivals of the year.

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Medellin cancels iconic flower festival horse parade
May 7, 2014 Ξ Comments are off

Medellin cancels iconic flower festival horse parade

posted by Adriaan Alsema

The organizers of Medellin’s flower festival, one of the city’s biggest cultural events of the year, announced on Wednesday that they have canceled the traditional horse parade, claiming a lack of  Full Article »

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No-go areas in Medellin
May 2, 2014 Ξ Comments are off

No-go areas in Medellin

posted by Flora Baker

Medellin has made massive progress in both public safety and tourism over the past decades. However, as the city slowly becomes a recognizable tourist destination, there are plenty of places  Full Article »

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Medellin hosts eco-friendly festival
Apr 29, 2014 Ξ Comments are off

Medellin hosts eco-friendly festival

posted by Flora Baker

A two-day environmental sustainability festival, complete with live music, healthy food and eco-conscious workshops, comes to Medellin’s Botanical Gardens for its second year.

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Apr 25, 2014 Ξ Comments are off

Medellin architecture gems: Palace of Fine Arts

posted by Alexandra Jolly

The Palace of Fine Arts (Palacio de Bellas Artes), designed and built in 1925, is a classic building among a mixture of modern homes on one of the busiest and,  Full Article »

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Apr 24, 2014 Ξ Comments are off

Medellin Architecture Gems: Antioquia University’s San Ignacio building

posted by Alexandra Jolly

As the oldest departmental university in Colombia, the central building of the University of Antioquia located in San Ignacio square, downtown Medellin, is a stunning building with vibrant colors drawing  Full Article »

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Apr 22, 2014 Ξ Comments are off

Medellin Architecture Gems: Hotel Nutibara

posted by Alexandra Jolly

Built in 1945 as the first large-scale hotel in Medellin, the Hotel Nutibara is a Medellin institution. Still operating as a hotel and conference center, it continues to stand out  Full Article »

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Apr 11, 2014 Ξ Comments are off

Social project turned eyesore: Medellin’s Biblioteca de España

posted by Alexandra Jolly

Envisioned as an architectural symbol of change in Medellin’s once violence-laden eastern hills, the Biblioteca de España is already facing a number of structural issues. 

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