5 Medellín Parks: Less Well-Known But Worth a Visit

We visit 5 Medellín parks worth a visit: Canal Parque Gabriel Márquez, Parque La Presidenta, Uva Ilusión Verde, Cerro La Asomadera and Cerro El Volador.

Romera Ecological Park: A Relief for the Senses

A visit to Romera Ecological Park provides a break from loud city life and an opportunity for bird-watching and nature without venturing too far.

Parque de La Floresta: A Calm Oasis in a Bustling Urban Center

Parque de La Floresta is a charming, relaxing oasis in the bustling urban zone of La America.

Parque Poblado: A Popular Place to Meet and Drink Outdoors

Parque Poblado is the ideal outdoor spot to meet up with friends for a drink before a night out in Parque Lleras.

Parque de Los Deseos: At the Center of Culture and Science

Parque de los Deseos is an open-air, interactive, public space adjacent to Universidad de Antioquia, and beside the Planetarium, Parque Explora, and Jardin Botanico.

Parque Lineal La Presidenta: A Green Space in Poblado

Parque Lineal La Presidenta is a pleasant spot of green space in Poblado which is home to a great farmers market on Sundays.

Listening to Our Readers: Updates to the “Best Of Medellín” Based on Your Input

We at Medellín Living like listening to our readers, and based on your input we have revised half of our “Best Of Medellín” stories from the past year.

Parque Norte: Medellín’s Year-Round Amusement Park

Parque Norte is Medellín’s amusement park close to Parque Explora and the Botanical Gardens. It’s popular with families and can be a good place for a date.

Zoo Revolution: The Renovation of Medellín’s City Zoo

Larry reports on the plans underway to renovate Medellín’s city zoo.

Parque Explora: Aquarium and Interactive Museum of Science and Technology

Enjoy a variety of interactive museums and explore Latin America’s largest freshwater Aquarium at Parque Explora.