Comprehensive Guide to the Medellín Metro – Colombia’s Only Metro System

Medellín Metro

The Medellín Metro is the only rail-based metro system in Colombia. This is a comprehensive and up-to-date guide to the Medellín Metro system.

Join the Medellín Living February Meetup at Tepito Tacos y Tequila

Tacos at Tepito Tacos y Tequilla

Maybe you just arrived or have been living in Medellín for years. Regardless of your time in the city, I want to invite you to the Medellin Living February meetup!

How to Get a Colombian Drivers License in Medellín

Colombia Drivers License

Jeff looks at how to get a Colombian Drivers License in Medellín including the costs and the process involved including the written exam and medical exam.

2017 Update on Security in Medellín With Safety Tips for Expats

Police in Colombia

We look at security in Medellín including homicide statistics, crime statistics by neighborhood plus provide safety tips for expats.

The First Official 2017 Medellín Living Meetup

Bogotá Beer Company in Medellín

Maybe you just arrived in Medellín or have been living here for years. Regardless of your time in the city, I want to invite you to the first Medellin Living meetup!

Curaçao: a Good Island Vacation Destination from Colombia

Punda in Willemstad

Jeff takes us to Curaçao, one of the Caribbean’s better-kept secrets. In many ways it’s a better island vacation destination from Colombia than San Andres.

Starbucks in Medellín Opens Two More Coffee Shops

Starbucks in Santafé mall in Medellín

Wednesday last week a new Starbucks opened in Santafé mall and today a new Starbucks opens in Oviedo mall. Starbucks now has 3 coffee shops in Medellín.

Medellín Living 2016 Reader Survey Results

Medellín Living Reader Survey Results

We provide the survey results of Medellín Living’s first ever reader survey. There are a number of surprising takeaways from this survey.

2016 Medellín Christmas Lights: the World-Class El Alumbrado

Medellín Christmas Lights 2016

Jeff takes us to the primary Medellín Christmas lights display this year. For the second year in a row there is a change; the route is not along the river.

Federal Ribs: a Chain of Good Rib Joints in Medellín

Federal Ribs in Sabaneta

Jeff takes us to Federal Ribs, which is a chain of restaurants in Medellín specializing in BBQ ribs with some tasty ribs.