Posted by | March 25, 2013
Global Glimpses: Medellín, Colombia

  In December 2009 I visited Medellín, Colombia. I took this photo in the far northeast of the city, the barrio of Santo Domingo Savio, a hillside shantytown that used...

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Posted by | December 22, 2009
Two days in Cartagena

I arrived to Cartagena de Indias on my birthday. It was Sunday morning, exactly 17 days ago. At 8am, I checked into Casa Boutique Veranera, an adorable five-room hotel built...

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Posted by | December 7, 2009
The revival of Medellín

It's been an intense week in Colombia. I am writing this from Cartagena, a magical town on the country's Caribbean coast. On my Sunday afternoon stroll here, I felt like...

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Posted by | December 3, 2009
Travel as I like it

Today is one of those days when I ache for languid time on the road, afternoons spent lounging on a sun-washed square. Those days when there is no rush to...

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Posted by | September 4, 2009
Guest post: Colombia

  This week we travel to Colombia with fellow blogger Ernest White II aka Fly Brother. Ernest recently wrapped up his four-year stint in Colombia, where he worked as a...

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