The best place to stay in Medellin isn't Laureles, El Poblado, or Envigado. Think smaller and use this guide to custom pick the best neighborhood for you.
If you've ever dreamed of jumping off and flying down a mountain you just hiked, this Medellin paragliding adventure (with waterfalls!) is for you.
Expect to be blown away with this guide of everything you need to know about the Paramo del Sol trek outside Urrao, 5 hours from of Medellin, Colombia.
Instead of flying, consider taking the Bogota to Medellin bus and stopping over in Honda, Tolima, one of Colombia's 17 Heritage Towns.
I was 75% wrong when I assumed Bogota was too cold, busy, boring, and dangerous. Surprisingly, I really enjoyed it. Here's how avoid the same mistaken assumption and answer, "Is Bogota worth visiting?" for yourself.
Sobering facts about Colombian aguardiente you'll want to share with your friends next time you crack open a bottle, including how "Colombian" it really is and whether "sugar-free" makes a difference.
Is there really a best aguardiente, Colombia's national firewater? Or is it all equally good (or horrible). We did a blind taste test to find out.
This virtually unknown hike is an unforgettable alternative route to Medellín's top tourist attractions, Parque Arví and the Metrocable. It offers the best views of the city from Cerro Pan de Azucar, a glimpse at Medellin's rural roots, and great food to reward you at the end.
Don't make the same mistakes we did. Follow these instructions, including tips we learned the hard way because nobody else mentions them online, to extend your Colombia tourist visa online or at the Medellin immigration office with ease.
What's the difference between all these Colombian cheeses like cuajada, quesito, and campesino? To find the answers, we bought them 18 different types. Then a dozen of us sacrificed our stomachs to blind taste test them. Here's what we discovered are the best Colombian cheeses.