Medellin Colombia was long known as a city to fear. 20 years ago, this city in Colombia was at the heart of the Colombian drug wars. But years after Pablo Escobar’s death, Medellin Colombia has overcome its past through a remarkable urban renewal effort. Combine the heavenly warm weather with its miraculous mass transit cable car system and Medellin has quickly become one of the most progressive cities in all of South America. Just a short hop away from the main city of Bogota, Colombia’s second city is the place to be for a memorable weekend.
12 pm: Settle into your apartment close to the hip Parque Lleras. We recommend using an AirBnb such as this London Themed Apartment.