2017 Update: Medellín Cost of Living for a Couple

The Colombian peso exchange rate has improved compared to the period before 2015, making the Medellín cost of living now cheaper in terms of US dollars.

Living Cheap in Medellín – But Still Living Large and Enjoying Life

Sonja provides her experiences as a single woman on a 6-month tourist visa and how she is living cheap in Medellín on less than $900 per month.

Updated Cost of Living in Medellín for a Couple (2016)

The exchange rate for the Colombian peso has greatly improved recently making the cost of living now much cheaper in Medellín in terms of US dollars.

8 Expensive Things in Medellín

Colombia has a reputation for its low cost of living, however, this article highlights eight expensive things in Medellín compared to the United States.

Updated: Cost of Living in Medellín for a Couple (2015)

The exchange rate for the Colombian peso has improved recently making the cost of living now much cheaper in Medellín in terms of U.S. dollars.

Cost of Living in Medellín for a Couple

Jeff shares the cost of living in Medellín, Colombia he has experienced for a couple living together in Medellín over the past year.

Average Cost of Living in Medellin (3 Months)

As promised, this is the follow-up to my original cost of living article in February. This one includes data for the first three months of 2013. For details behind each of the categories, as well as my overall standard of living, visit the original post. Monthly Cost of Living * Note, my rent refers to the […]

Cost of Living in Medellin, Colombia

The cost of living in Medellin, Colombia has always been a big draw for me. The quality of life, for the cost, is hard to beat, in my humble opinion. I’m often asked how much money one needs to live comfortably here, but it wasn’t until last month, my 19th in the country, that I […]