The best things to do in Medellin. Posts and reviews of the most interesting and most visited places to enjoy in Medellin, Colombia

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Ciudad del Rio Linear Park

Ciudad del Rio Linear Park

Ciudad del Rio Linear Park is an ideal place to relax, unwind and get away from the routine of the city. With spaces for sport, culture and sound dispersion, this linear park is a favorite for city dwellers. A picnic is a good way to spend the afternoon in the park. Ciudad del Rio is […]

Top 20 Things to do in Medellin – Metrocable

Top 20 Things to do in Medellin – Metrocable

Riding Medellin’s Metrocable has become one of the most popular things to do in Medellin. The Metrocable is a gondola type system originally designed to reach some of most under developed areas of Medellin. It is considered to be the first Cable Propelled Transit system in South America. Construction costs were estimated at $26 million USD. […]

Parque de las Aguas Only 40 Minutes From Medellin

Parque de las Aguas Only 40 Minutes From Medellin

Water Park Looking for something to do today.  The Parque de las Aguas (the Water Park) is a huge entertainment and recreational water park, located in the municipality of Barbosa, just 40 minutes away from the city. One of the most visited places and preferred things to do in Medellin by local and visitors. With […]

Parque Arvi Nature Reserve

Parque Arvi Nature Reserve

Things To Do In Medellin- Parque Arvi A beautiful natural reserve just outside Medellin, Parque Arvi is an ambitious project that includes several preservation zones, administered by private and municipal communities, all of them with the purpose of taking care of the natural environment and offering visitors a lot of things to do in Medellin. […]

Aeroparque Juan Pablo II

Aeroparque Juan Pablo II

Six pools, a huge three slides pool, a canopy that ends in a semi-Olympic pool and a sauna, make the Aeroparque Juan Pablo II the largest water playground area of Medellin and it’s one of the preferred things to do in Medellin by locals and visitors. The Aeroparque is set just beside the Olaya Herrea […]

Cerro El Volador Eco-park

Cerro El Volador Eco-park

Among the many things to do in Medellin, visitors can enjoy the Cerro El Volador Eco-park (El Volador Hill), an amazing place surrounded by nature, that was first opened in 1992. On top of the hill there is a museum that holds over 60 pieces and antiquities of historical value. In the El Volador Eco-park […]

Otraparte Museum

Otraparte Museum

A preferred place to visit and an excellent opportunity to discover about the Colombian culture, its literature and its writers, the Otraparte Museum, located in the nearby municipality of Envigado, is one of our favorite things to do in Medellin. The Fernando Gonzalez – Otraparte Corporation was created on April 10th, 2002 after the initiative […]

Guatape Artificial Dam and Town

Guatape Artificial Dam and Town

Things to do in Medellin Guatape Visiting this town and what is known as the Oriente Antioqueno region (Eastern Antioquia) is one of the most exiting things to do in Medellin. For the construction of this impressive reservoir, the former town of El Penol was completely demolished in the 60′s and its inhabitants were relocated […]

Linear Park La Presidenta

Linear Park La Presidenta

The financial and business area along Avenida El Poblado and Lleras Park are linked by La Presidenta linear park, an area of green nature in the heart of the city that offers some relaxing things to do in Medellin. Walking through the trails, across pedestrian bridges, marvel at their gardens or take a peak from […]

“Rafael Uribe Uribe” Culture Palace

“Rafael Uribe Uribe” Culture Palace

The Palace of Culture is now a National Monument and it’s headquarters of all the cultural programs of the department of Antioquia and is the center of tons of activities and things to do in Medellin. Built in 1925 by Belgian architect Agustin Goovaerts, who imposed the Flemish Gothic or Gothic Revival architecture, Rafael Uribe […]

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Colombian Coffee

Colombian coffee is famous worldwide for being soft and rich in aroma. Coffee has been a way to highlight the good things that happen in Colombia. Probably each person that enjoys having a cup of hot coffee has heard or read about Colombian coffee and has had the curiosity for knowing a little bit more about […]