2017 Update: Exchanging Money and Avoiding Counterfeits in Colombia

This 2017 update of a popular post looks at the best ways for exchanging money in Colombia as well as avoiding counterfeits.

15 Best Mobile Apps to Use in Medellín

We look at several of the best mobile apps for traveling to and living in Medellín and help you navigate around the city.

2017 Update on Security in Medellín With Safety Tips for Expats

We look at security in Medellín including homicide statistics, crime statistics by neighborhood plus provide safety tips for expats.

Curaçao: a Good Island Vacation Destination from Colombia

Jeff takes us to Curaçao, one of the Caribbean’s better-kept secrets. In many ways it’s a better island vacation destination from Colombia than San Andres.

The Most Popular Colombian Cities for Tourism

For decades, Colombia had been on the no-go list of many travelers due to various security concerns. However, the situation has improved dramatically over the past ten years, meaning that there has never been a better time to discover South America’s best kept secret then right now. While this country has amazing natural attractions such […]

Medellín Taxi Guide – 2016 Update With New Fares

Medellín recently increased taxi fares so Jeff provides an updated Medellín Taxi Guide, including how to hail taxis from the street, use your cell phone and call taxi companies.

Best places for a quick vacation outside Colombia

Medellin is an amazing place not just to visit, but also to live, especially if you are a long term traveller or a web entrepreneur. As awesome as it is though, even the homebodies among us tend to get itchy feet after a while, at which time you begin to plot out the next trip […]