Four Great Ways to Learn and Practice Spanish in Medellin

Do you have plans to travel to Medellin, Colombia and stay for a period of time? If so then your stay in Medellin is bound to go much smoother and be more enjoyable in general if you're able to communicate with locals. What this means is that a basic understanding of Spanish is ideal. Whether you have some experience with the language or none at all, there is no need to be alarmed about how you'll cope. Instead, you can use these tips for ways you can learn and practice Spanish while in Medellin.

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Navigating Medellín’s Innovative Transportation System

In the year 2012, the Wall Street Journal crowned Medellín as the most innovative city in the world . Colombia’s second largest city was chosen amongst a list of 200 progressive cities across the globe, and was chosen other finalists such as New York City and Tel Aviv. The driving force in Medellín’s victory was its slick and ingenious transportation system; Metro de Medellín carries over 500,000 passengers per day, and integrates seamlessly with...
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Work Abroad in Medellín, Colombia

You've heard all the hype about the Ciuidad de la Primavera Eterna  (City of Eternal Spring) and now you want to discover it for yourself and work abroad in Colombia’s second city, Medellín. Medellín is finally making the news for the right reasons and if you fancy climbing up the professional ladder but want to do it abroad, Medellín is an up-and-coming city for start-ups and businesses as well as being a great place to work abroad. So, has...
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Wow Am so Impressed at what i read. please i am looking for a Job in Columbia but presently living in Africa. can some one help? ... Read More
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Visiting Medellín, Colombia: A Beginner’s Guide (Part 2)

So you’re visiting Medellín for a while. You saw the Christmas lights. You stared into the night sky at Plaza de la Luz, rode the San Javier open air escalators, and toured four or five of the Parque Bibliotecas. You rode the metrocable to Mazaanti’s Parque Biblioteca España and hiked Parque Arví. You’ve done it all. Now you’re ready to experience more of the city, a town former Mayor Luis Perez called “an urban poem.” Here are three parks, three...
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Visiting Medellín, Colombia: A Beginner’s Guide (Part 1)

You’re in Medellín for a while. Before you settle in your hostel or apartment, or throw yourself head first into a new job, or begin your studies at the Universidad de Medellín, get to know your nook of the city and its surrounding neighborhoods. Here’s how. December through mid-January, Medellín is illuminated by Christmas displays. Highlights of the free tour include Christmas lights along Medellín River and La Playa Avenue and a technologicall...
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Nice article. I would like to go soon and this could help me out some. Like the open air escalators the most.
Thursday, 05 February 2015 19:48
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