My first book, the Medellín Travel Guide: Insider Advice from an American Expat in Colombia is now available.
Dave shares his future travel plans for the rest of 2012, including Medellin, Miami, Iceland, and Germany for Oktoberfest.
I’ve been having a wonderful time exploring Peru the last 5 months, however I miss the old world charm of Colombia’s pueblos. This photo was taken at an upscale finca hotel in Santa Fe de Antioquia, a pueblo located just an hour from downtown Medellin. The pueblo’s lower elevation means much warmer temps — a […]
his year passed in the blink of an eye. Or at least that’s how it feels looking back. I’m lucky enough to say I’ve done exactly what I wanted to do, and had a great time doing it. This year had its share of low points too, however by surviving them all, they only served to […]
Cusco put up a few lights in the central square, and central Lima even more, but the decorations in Peru were nothing compared to what you get in Medellin, Colombia. My favorite display was in Envigado, where the streets were literally blanketed with millions of little lights. Merry Christmas!
In a Colombian discoteca, a bottle cap music maker is given to all the guests to enhance the atmosphere.
A recap of my first 3 months of 2011 living in Medellin, Colombia.
Normal people dress more formally in Latin America than elsewhere.
The epicenter of holiday light displays runs along Rio Medellin.
A candle burns brightly for the Virgin Mary in Envigado, Colombia.