2017 Update on Security in Medellín With Safety Tips for Expats

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

The Studio: A Social Movement Built on Organic Networking

The Studio isn’t a place, it’s not a destination, it’s a way of life inspired by the desire to create a community of young professionals and creatives in Medellín.

Popular Neighborhoods for Expats Living in Medellín

We look at preliminary survey results to see which are the most popular neighborhoods in Medellín for expats living in the city and if they rent or buy.

Cocolatte: The Coffee Shop Envigado Was Waiting For

Cocolatte is the coffee shop Envigado was in desperate need of. With great coffee, pet friendly, good wifi, central location, what else do you need?