iOS app Android app

Medellin Colombia

Ready To Move From The U.S.? Here Are Your 6 Best Options.

Kathleen Peddicord | Posted 11.23.2016 | Fifty
Kathleen Peddicord

Since the Vietnam War, Canada has been seen as a beacon of refuge among Americans. However, life in Canada comes with a significant drawback: Canadian winters look like blizzard scenes on Star Wars' ice planet Hoth.

Rebooting Peace In Colombia

Ted Lewis | Posted 11.10.2016 | World
Ted Lewis

What now? That was the question Colombians and their friends around the world asked after Colombians narrowly voted NO to Peace Accords aimed at ending fifty years of war between the government and FARC rebels.

The South American City I Couldn't Help But Fall In Love With

Kathleen Peddicord | Posted 05.05.2016 | Fifty
Kathleen Peddicord

The Euro-undertones are strong in Medellín, from the way the women dress to the way people greet you in passing on the street. Wandering around Medellín is more reminiscent of walking around Paris than almost any other city in the Americas.

Vacationing In This South American Country Is As Good As It Gets

Kathleen Peddicord | Posted 01.06.2017 | Fifty
Kathleen Peddicord

For us, that's what Medellin is -- the most comfortable and pleasant place we know to settle in, settle back, and simply savor the setting, the circumstance, and the company. For our family, this is as good as it gets.

Marcos: The Father of the Mountain

Adam Pervez | Posted 05.17.2014 | Impact
Adam Pervez

Volunteers meet Marcos at the metro station and ride a cable car up to the last stop. For many this would be as far as they'd go, as beyond it only gets poorer and more dangerous.

Searching for an Old City in Medellin, Colombia

Elyssa Pachico | Posted 05.27.2013 | Travel
Elyssa Pachico

"All the romantic relationships in Robledo revolved around El Jordan thanks to that jukebox," says Margarita Velez, age 72, who has spent nearly her entire life in the neighborhood.

And The World's Most 'Innovative City Of The Year' Is....

The Huffington Post | Carolina Moreno | Posted 09.30.2013 | Latino Voices

Whether it’s correcting the misspelling of their country’s name through social media, or revitalizing a city with a dark past, it seems that when ...