This article was originally posted on the Casacol blog. By Brad Hinkelman, firstname.lastname@example.org Founder/Owner – Casacol SAS As Medellin real estate advisers, we at Casacol receive clients in our office every day with a wide range of goals and needs for their investments in Colombia. While there are not many “typical” clients there are many typical questions that […]
Jeff looks at how to obtain a Cedula Extranjeria or Colombia identification card, which is required after receiving a Colombian visa.
Jeff looks at how to obtain a resident visa in Colombia and the requirements as well as how to obtain dual-citizenship in Colombia.
Ioana outlines the process for applying to get a volunteer visa (TP-6) in Colombia.
Writer’s note: This is Part 1 of a two-part story. Friday, Oct. 19, 2012, Urban Buddha Hostel, Medellín Four days off in a row, starting now, something almost anyone loves, but there’s no fun in it if there’s nothing to do so I grabbed my laptop as I lay in bed and started looking. No, […]
Editor’s Note: For more up-to-date information on obtaining a work visa, please visit this post published June 2013. Falling in love with Colombia and its people is easy, staying here is a little more difficult. Unless you want to visit the DAS office every month, the best way to stay in Colombia is to study, […]
Thank you to Angela Atkins for submitting the detailed step-by-step process below. The information is accurate at the time of publishing, and subject to change. Be sure to verify the steps as you go. If you arrive in Colombia as a tourist, and decide to stay longer, you can take Spanish classes and extend your […]
After a crazy long bus ride to the border town of Cucuta, and a nice traditional breakfast, of course the next thing my friend JD and I had to do was get on a bus. JD asked around about what bus we should take to get my visa stamped, and it all seemed easy enough. […]
So, I needed to leave the country since my tourist visa was up. Venezuela was the closest and cheapest option, and that’s where I decided to go. With my limited Spanish I knew that I would need some major help for this trip. I recruited my friend JD for the trip, and he was kind […]
Thanks to not being thrilled with my new job, and not willing to sign a contract, I got to renew my visa…again. This time, however, I had to leave the country to do it. Being such an epic adventure for a whole four hours in another country, I though I would break it down for […]