Justo Manuel - A true Colombian hero

Justo Manuel — A Real Colombian Hero

Justo Manuel is a Colombian hero. He walks 2 hours to downtown from his home in Santo Domingo to sell bananas on the street. Andrew documents a day in the life of Justo Manuel in our new series called Paisa Power.

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Women’s Fashion in Medellín

Melissa’s handpicked LookBook for women’s fashion in Medellín, including a variety of day and night outfits.

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La Cafetiere de Anita: French Food in a Modern Setting

Dave’s review of dinner at La Cafetiere de Anita, an upscale French restaurant located on Poblado’s “Golden Mile.”

Premium Plaza mall

Premium Plaza: Shopping and Entertainment Under One Roof

Premium Plaza is one of the largest malls in Medellín and is rather unique with its entire third floor dedicated to entertainment, making it worth a visit.


Attending the International Poetry Festival

The 24th Medellín International Poetry Festival marked its presence with poetry readings of 65 renowned poets from 45 countries in the five continents.

Paisa Perspective

A New Series Highlighting Fun Things to Do in Medellín

Mónica Zuluaga Mónica Zuluaga



"I like two places to dance salsa until sunrise: El Cuchitril and Son Havana where they often have live music to dance."
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Carmen Angel Carmen Angel



"My favorite restaurants right now are La Legumbreria and Naan. Both places are committed to quality and run by passionate people."
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