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Learning about Colombia’s street food in Medellin
Mar 16, 2015 Ξ Comments are off

Learning about Colombia’s street food in Medellin

posted by Nat Smith

For those who want to know more about Colombia’s gastronomy, an American couple have started a food tour in Medellin, the country’s second largest city.

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Medellin’s 5 most popular tourism sites
Mar 16, 2015 Ξ 3 comments

Medellin’s 5 most popular tourism sites

posted by Julia Guggenheim

Over the past decade, tourism to Colombia’s second largest city, Medellin, has grown massively. Part of this growth is due to brand new attractions that are dominating the city’s most  Full Article »

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Botero returns to Medellin with ‘the Circus’
Feb 4, 2015 Ξ Leave a comment

Botero returns to Medellin with ‘the Circus’

posted by Julia Guggenheim

Sculptor and painter Fernando Botero, internationally recognized for his voluminous figures, has come back to his home town Medellin with a new exhibition called “the Circus.”

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Medellin website releases app for visitors
Dec 16, 2014 Ξ Leave a comment

Medellin website releases app for visitors

posted by Adriaan Alsema

Medellin Living has released a free iPhone app for visitors to Colombia’s second largest city, the travel and expat website announced on Tuesday.

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The church that towers over Medellin’s northeast
Dec 16, 2014 Ξ Leave a comment

The church that towers over Medellin’s northeast

posted by Larisa Sioneriu

The Divine Mercy church is a stunning neo-Gothic icon that towers over northeastern Medellin from the Manrique neighborhood.

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A preview of Medellin’s 2014 Christmas lights
Nov 4, 2014 Ξ Leave a comment

A preview of Medellin’s 2014 Christmas lights

posted by Larisa Sioneriu

Colombia’s second largest city, Medellin, is expecting to have the biggest explosion of lights in the 50 years existence of the city’s extravagant Christmas tradition.

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Medellin project aims to curb sex tourism, telling visitors to ‘buy other souvenir’
Oct 6, 2014 Ξ Leave a comment

Medellin project aims to curb sex tourism, telling visitors to ‘buy other souvenir’

posted by Craig Corbett

A Medellin project aims to turn public opinion against what they see as a concerning indifference to sex tourists who increasingly visit Colombia’s second largest city.

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Walking tour opens in Medellin’s former ‘most dangerous neighborhood’
Sep 30, 2014 Ξ Leave a comment

Walking tour opens in Medellin’s former ‘most dangerous neighborhood’

posted by Matthew Sterne

A new walking tour has opened in the Comuna 13, formerly Medellin’s “most dangerous neighborhood.”

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Medellin book fair opens doors for 8th edition
Sep 11, 2014 Ξ Leave a comment

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 Leave a comment

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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