Graffiti Tour- Comuna 13

Graffiti Tour- Comuna 13

By JD For years, Medellin was the most dangerous city in the WORLD. From Pablo Escobar and the drug cartels to the military revolutionary guerrillas. Car bombs, shootings, kidnappings and outright war were commonplace in the region. While the city itself stood among...
Medillin City Tour

Medillin City Tour

By JD With all that has been said about the dangers of Colombia how can one truly know what is right or wrong? We decided to take a Medillin city tour and see the good, the bad, and the ugly for ourselves. There is bad and ugly in every city in the world. In Medillin...
Coffee is a fruit?

Coffee is a fruit?

By JD According to their website: https://www.huffpost.com/entry/americas-coffee-obsession_n_987885. Huff post gave some rather interesting statistics as of 2015. 55% of coffee drinkers would rather gain 10 pounds than give up coffee for life. 52% of coffee drinkers...
Legend of the Phoenix

Legend of the Phoenix

By JD There is a legend that long ago a priest was sitting on the top of “The rock of two heads” as it was called in the 1800’s by the Indians. This rock is in the valley of Marial and at the time this priest was serving in a small town called PeƱal....
Colombian countryside

Colombian countryside

By JD Now that we’ve had some great experiences in the city were ready to put on our hiking boots and head out to the country. About one hour south of the city we find ourselves at an all natural retreat called ‘Manantial Infinity.” Most of the...
LET’S EAT!

LET’S EAT!

Brutal By JD  After an amazing night of dancing and festivities one would think that the city would simply rest on its laurels and state ‘mission accomplished.’ The city was not done with us yet. Next we found a chic, romantic restaurant that...