Welcome to Medellin August 13th 2014 We have been travelling for seven months now and had always planned on finding a place to stay for a while. We chose Medellin due to the climate, Bogota is too cold and rainy, and the coast is too hot and humid. Perched in the middle of the country, in the mountains of the coffee region, Medellin is known as the city of eternal spring. This is not like any spring I have known, it has been pushing ... read more
South America » Colombia » Medellin Colombia was one of the three countries that emerged from the collapse of Gran Colombia in 1830 (the others are Ecuador and Venezuela). A 40-year insurgent campaign to overthrow the Colombian Government escalated during the 1990s, undergirded in part... ... read more
Over the past ten years we have travelled to over 30 countries across 5 continents and we now now find ourselves in South America where we plan to settle for a time and work as English teachers. Where? We're not sure but we're enjoying ourselves as much as we can while we try and find out.
This is our second blog using travelblog.org Our first one can be found at http://www.travelblog.org/Bloggers/Stelen/
As with blog number one we take each entry in turn. We hope you find them useful or at least enjoyable.
Steve & Helen
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