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Medellin book fair opens doors for 8th edition
Sep 11, 2014 Ξ Comments are off

Medellin book fair opens doors for 8th edition

posted by Matthew Sterne

Medellin’s 8th annual Book Fair kicked off on Thursday, opening the door to 10 days of exhibitions, cultural events, lectures, discussions, and writer talks in Colombia’s second largest city.

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Medellin debates turning city airport into park
Sep 10, 2014 Ξ Comments are off

Medellin debates turning city airport into park

posted by Matthew Sterne

The future of Medellin’s inner city airport is up in the air with renewed suggestions that it should be turned into a park, reported the ADN newspaper on Wednesday.

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Medellin one of the best cities in Latin America to live in: study
Aug 21, 2014 Ξ Comments

Medellin one of the best cities in Latin America to live in: study

posted by Gabrielle Mentjox

Colombia’s second largest city, Medellin, has been judged one of the best cities in Latin American to live in, according to a recent “Smart Cities” study conducted by the Spanish  Full Article »

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Monday night sushi in Medellin, Colombia: a 2-for-Wonderful treat
Aug 14, 2014 Ξ Comments are off

Monday night sushi in Medellin, Colombia: a 2-for-Wonderful treat

posted by Andrew Wight

Monday can be a difficult day to eat out in Medellin, as this is the one night that many restaurants in the city close. Not only is Sushi House, located  Full Article »

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Medellin’s tackiest nightclub, ‘My Sweet Jesus’
Aug 1, 2014 Ξ Comments

Medellin’s tackiest nightclub, ‘My Sweet Jesus’

posted by Gabrielle Mentjox

Medellin’s Dulce Jesus Mio, or “My Sweet Jesus” in English, is quite possibly the tackiest nightclub in town. Covered in neon lights, with an excess of dolls, plastic trinkets, and colorful  Full Article »

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Top 4 fun things to do on a budget in Medellin, Colombia
Jul 24, 2014 Ξ Comments

Top 4 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

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

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

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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