Monthly Archives: April 2012

Medellin Real Estate

It’s the rainy season here, so I took yesterday off to take a look at a couple of apartments here.  I’m interested to see if real estate is the screaming bargain everyone says it is.  My focus is on a … Continue reading

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5 things I don’t like about Medellin

You can find plenty of online advice about how wonderful Colombia is as a retirement destination or just a good place to live.  But sometimes these websites are just trying to do a sales job rather than really inform.  The … Continue reading

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On great coffee and bad hangovers-Medellin Day 2

I am sitting on a rooftop terrace basking in the morning sun and drinking the best cup of Joe that I’ve ever had.  Yes, even better than what I had in Ecuador earlier this year, and better than anything in the … Continue reading

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Down Medellin Way

Down Medellin Way OK, so let me get this out of the way right now: why would anyone want to go to Colombia?  Especially an English-only speaking white man with no roots or connection whatsoever with the city?

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