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How Long Can I Stay in Medellin with Tourist Visa?

If you arrive in Medellin, you are allowed 90 days to roam wild and free; that is if you are an American citizen (double check with your country’s visa if you are not American and share your experience!). You don’t have to get the visa in advanced, all you need is to book a flight,… Read More »How Long Can I Stay in Medellin with Tourist Visa?

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The History of The Flower Festival in Medellin

The History of Medellin is worth knowing, most popular one is the Feria de las Flores, the Flower Festival in Medellin, Colombia. The Silleter, is a peasant from the territory of Santa Elena who used the silleta (almost looks like a chair) as a means of transport to sell flowers and other products in the… Read More »The History of The Flower Festival in Medellin

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The Air Hostel in Abejorral Antioquia Colombia

If you think Guatape is the only amazing destination that is around Medellin, this is a destination should definitely be on your to-do list as well if you’re traveling to Medellin. While it’s a 3-hour bus ride to the town of Abejorral in Antioquia where you will then need to go east towards Arboleda, it might… Read More »The Air Hostel in Abejorral Antioquia Colombia

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What You Expect to See in Medellin

Leave behind some comforts the City of Medellin has to offer and forget your idea of a traditional trip, strip away the four or five star hotel and stay at a hostel. Whether you are a backpacker or want to immerse yourself into Colombian culture in Medellin, here’s a few tips. As a Backpacker, Minimalist, Nomadic… Read More »What You Expect to See in Medellin

The Magical Mountain in Santa Elena

Few have said that Santa Elena is one of their favorite place in Antioquia. I had to write about this one place called La Montaña Mágica, a District of Santa Elena. It’s less than 30-50 minutes drive from Medellín. There’s a tingling feeling, something magical here that most people will know and fall in love with. Yes the… Read More »The Magical Mountain in Santa Elena