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Twenty years ago, if someone had said that Medellin would become a foodie destination, no one would have believed it. In fact, no one would have counted on much tourism at all in Colombia. That has all changed, and Medellin has become a destination that more and more...read more
I'm a big fan of living like a local when Henk and I travel, so when we decided to visit Medellin, Colombia, for two weeks, I began the search for an apartment to call home. Searching through various home rental sites, I found a couple of apartments that caught my eye...read more
I may be going out on a limb here by declaring definitively that Guatapé is Colombia's most colourful town, since I haven't visited every single place in the country. But given the photo evidence that you're about to see, I think I am on pretty solid ground with this...read more
It rises like a natural watchtower hundreds of feet above the surrounding hills and lakes, a giant granite monolith with a vertical crevice splitting it down the middle, seemingly held together with a 659-step 'zipper' that...read more