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.
Starbucks opened its first store in Medellín on September 1 and Jeff takes us inside. Starbucks plans to open 5 more stores in Medellín by the end of 2017.
Café Teatro Pablo Tobón is hosting a coffee tasting in which, with agricultural engineer and barista Juan Felipe Jaimes, they answer questions such as: Why is the coffee made in Colombia consumed more outside the country? How do I get it? How does the flavor of coffee change according to the region of origin? How can […]
Melissa’s take on the popular Café Revolución located in Laureles, where they sell different kinds of quality coffee from local farms in a great atmosphere.
Starbucks opened its first store in Bogotá on July 16 to long lines and I had the opportunity to visit about two weeks after the opening.
The best cafés in Medellín, from French-inspired Ganso y Castor to family-owned Pergamino, which serve fresh coffee, outstanding food and sweet desserts.
Café Vallejo is a small independent coffee shop and book store located in Laureles. It’s only open in the evenings, and has a limited food menu.
One of the first things you notice is that tourists rarely come here. You don’t see them in Ciudad Bolívar and you see the way the locals look at you, like you’re obviously out-of-place, like they’re wondering why you chose to travel to their town instead of the most popular Colombian coffee destination, the coffee […]
One of Colombia’s most famous exports has to be coffee, and Medellin is the perfect place to sample some black gold. It’s well known that the best coffee in Colombia is grown in the MAM triangle, named for Medellin, Armenia, and Manizales. It would be a real shame to get those cheap flights to Colombia […]
Most holidaymakers fall in love with Colombian cuisine after a few days in the country. Typical dishes include everything from Ajiaco, a soup made from chicken and avocado, to fried ants which are eaten in some remote north-eastern areas of the country (although many Colombians from elsewhere wouldn’t fathom eating such things!). However, it’s dishes […]