Night and Day in Comuna Popular

The Santo Domingo Salvo neighborhood in Comuna 1 (Popular) was one of the most dangerous parts of Medellín, until the arrival of the Metrocable.

San Javier: The Struggle for Urban Renewal in Comuna 13

San Javier (Comuna 13) is a mostly residential, lower income area occupying the hills at the western edge of Medellín, Colombia.

Buenos Aires: Underrated and Undiscovered

Ryan explores Buenos Aires, a comuna just east of downtown Medellin.

Guayabal: Transportation Hub and Tango in Southern Medellin

Guayabal is a comuna in southwestern Medellin. Main points of interest include the city’s domestic airport, southern bus terminal and zoo.

Envigado: From Pablo Escobar to Trendy Suburb

Envigado has got great nightlife and restaurants, beautiful parks, charming people and neighborhoods, and, according to Dave, the best Christmas lights.

La América: An Underrated Medellín Community

La América, a mostly residential area, is a middle-class oasis with friendly people, good local food and a handful of places that are fun to hang out.

Laureles / Estadio: The Next Poblado

The comuna of Laureles / Estadio is an up-and-coming district in Medellin, featuring affordable housing, diverse restaurants, and plenty of nightlife.

La Estrella Travel Guide

La Estrella is a pueblo at the southern end of the Medellin metro system, popular with nature lovers looking to explore Reserva El Romeral.

Belén: Medellín’s Most Well-Rounded Community

Belén is a working-class community just west of the Medellín River. It’s home to Pueblito Paisa and a popular nightlife district on Calle 33.

Sabaneta Travel Guide: Where to Eat, Drink, and Party

In this Sabaneta travel guide, Dave shares tips for how to make the most of your visit to Sabaneta, including restaurant and nightlife recommendations.