Blogs from Rionegro, Antioquia, Colombia, South America


South America » Colombia » Antioquia » Rionegro September 20th 2014

Steve and I have spent most of our adult life living in cities so it makes a nice change to unwind and live for a while in a small town. Travelling also takes its toll so it is nice to stay still for a while. We have taken a volunteering opportunity to teach English with a foundation based in schools throughout Medellin. Our time is split between two schools in the town of El Carmen de Viboral, high up in the mountains outside of the city. Our accommodation is provided by the foundation and we are living with a Colombian family who have been amazing. They have accepted us into their family at the same time as giving us the space and privacy that we need. We are being fed well (the eggs are fresh from ... read more
La Calle de las Ceramicas. Inspired by Guadi.
The church in the central park
An example of the ceramics in the Calle de las Ceramicas.

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