Ayahuasca (also referred to as Yage by Paisas in Colombia) is a tea composed of the vine Banisteriopsis caapi and chacruna or chagropanga (DMT).
Ryan counts down the top 10 hidden restaurants in the Medellin metropolitan area. These are places off the beaten track, but well worth your time and money.
If you’re looking for a reason to escape Medellin, the Uchuva Lounge in Santa Elena is easily accessible by bus or taxi.
Parque Arví is an eco-reserve located in Santa Elena. It’s easily accessible from Medellin via the metro and metrocable system.
We had a wonderful stay at La Montaña Mágica in Santa Elena, and I’m happy to recommend it for anyone seeking a break from the city life in Medellin.
Medellin continues to look for ways to expand Colombia’s only metro system. By all accounts, the metrocable system which extends from the train line up into two different neighborhoods in the city has proven a success. In 2009, I rode on Line K, which extends from Acevedo to Santo Domingo where Biblioteca Espana was built, […]