Renewing your US passport in Bogota, Colombia

Renewing your US passport in Bogota, Colombia

Once a decade, an event comes along that you can’t miss… No, really, you can’t miss it. So many problems if you do. Despite the typical bureaucracy found in most embassies, I’m happy to report things are straightforward for the most part. A...
Destination: Halloween in Medellin 2015

Destination: Halloween in Medellin 2015

October 31st is a holiday in many places around the world, and Medellin has had Halloween costumes in the department stores since mid-September. Last Saturday, I headed to Parque Lleras in Poblado to take in the scene around the city’s best place for...
Life as a Nomad: Medellin, Colombia

Life as a Nomad: Medellin, Colombia

This contribution to the ‘Life as a Nomad‘ series comes courtesy of Dani Blanchette over at GoingNomadic.com.  So, tell me about Medellin. Medellin has been described as the Chiang Mai of South America.  It is one of the largest cities in Colombia, has...