Tiger Paw Hostel, Medellin

I am happy to report that my second hostel experience was much better than the first! After Platypus, this one seemed like the Four Seasons! Tiger Paw is located in the trendy neighborhood of El Poblado. There were tons of restaurants and shops all around the hostel. It also had a traditional setup, with all […]

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Parque Arvi and Santo Domingo via Metrocable

Parque Arvi is a nature reserve north of Medellin. What makes it truly unique is that it’s so easily accessible from downtown, and in a short time you’re transported from the city center to remote forests. To get there, you can take the Metro to Acevido, and transfer to the Metrocable up to Santo Domingo […]

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The other day, my friend Felipe commented that if I liked Bogota, I’d love Medellin. He was right! Medellin is known as the City of Eternal Spring. Upon exiting the airport I could see why. Everything is bright green, with lush vegetation the entire route from the airport, about 30 mins south of the city, […]

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