Medellin. For the community. With the community. By the community. [The Americas – #chronicles 2022]

From narco city to transformational city. This is how I will always remember Medellín. This was supposed to be one of the most dangerous cities I visited during my 6 months travelling and it proved to be welcoming, inspirational and one of the best experiences I had in Colombia. One of the things I likedContinue reading “Medellin. For the community. With the community. By the community. [The Americas – #chronicles 2022]”

Medellin – where did time go? [The Americas – #chronicles 2022]

I could have sworn that I only spent a couple of days in Medellin, but no… one week went by and I didn’t even noticed it. Apparently other people felt the same. The time just runs away from you in Medellin. And yes, just like so many other people, I fell in love with Medellin.Continue reading “Medellin – where did time go? [The Americas – #chronicles 2022]”

Cali – it’s a trap! (The best kind of trap)

Cali is a trap. You go there, want to stay for a few days and then continuously extend your trip until you: 1) run out of money 2) get kicked out or 3) die of and old age. It’s a trap. We all know it, we’ve all experienced it, we wouldn’t change it :p I’mContinue reading “Cali – it’s a trap! (The best kind of trap)”

Bogota – an introduction to Colombia [The Americas – #chronicles 2022]

Getting to Colombia was no easy feat. It was an absolute shitshow at the airport, with 3-hours long massive immigration control queues. They then lost my bag, and after 1hour an Avianca staff member finally found the bag. Following these 4 hours delay and constantly texting my cab driver to tell him not to pickContinue reading “Bogota – an introduction to Colombia [The Americas – #chronicles 2022]”

If not now… then when?

In exactly one month I will be going on my next adventure, and even though I don’t usually write before going travelling (only during or after), this adventure deserves an introductory post. Let’s face it…. the past 2 years have been a bit of a shit show…. Covid, shit Brexit Deal, a “closer to home”Continue reading “If not now… then when?”