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Feria de las Flores: Medellin, Colombia

Feria de las Flores: Medellin, Colombia

There are two major events I’ve been waiting to see here in Medellin.  One of them is the Christmas lights, known to be some of the most spectacular in the world.  That will have to wait a few more months.  The other was the Feria de las Flores that started a couple of weeks ago.… Continue Reading

Colombia Moda: Medellin fashion show

Colombia Moda: Medellin fashion show

Is fashion the first thing that comes to mind when you think of Colombia? Probably not, but maybe it should be. I often hear how people think of barren lands and violent gangs or guerrilla groups when they think of Colombia. It’s an unfortunate reputation deeply routed in Colombia’s history, but it’s a very poor… Continue Reading

Colombia Resources

Colombia Resources

Tell Me About Colombia! Lately I’ve had people asking me to write more about Colombia. Of course, I can’t wait to write more about Colombia. The reason I haven’t been writing much is because I’ve been pretty much hanging out in Medellin for the moment. Really trying to get settled in more than anything now… Continue Reading

Unique Trip Planning; start YOUR vacation now!

Unique Trip Planning; start YOUR vacation now!

Trip Planning With Photos My number one go-to while trip planning is Pinterest.   While there are plenty of photo websites out there, I like Pinterest because I can build a board of the place I plan to visit next and really dive into it.  You can create a board of places you want to… Continue Reading

Banos, Ecuador; my favorite stop

Banos, Ecuador; my favorite stop

Reaching Banos Ecuador Needless to say, I was a bit worn out after my speed trip through Guayaquil.  I was really looking forward to these rumored natural hot springs and breathtaking views.  But my trip to Banos was not off to the cleanest start.  About two hours into my trip, I was posting to my… Continue Reading