Pictures, videos, and description of the luxury apartments in Medellin where I stayed courtesy of Poblado Rentals.
Description of the tourism scene and the fun to be had on Colombia’s paradise island in the Caribbean Sea, San Andres.
Almost 300 pictures of San Andres, Colombia’s paradise island in the Caribbean Sea, including the beach, Johnny Cay, Barrio San Luis, the city center, and more.
Pictures of downtown Lima, Peru including the Plaza de Armas, Plaza San Martin, Palacio de Justicia, various churches, and more.
Descriptions and pictures of the best local food from Arequipa, Peru.
SUMMARY:A breakdown by several criteria for which is the better country for expats to live in: Colombia or Peru.
SUMMARY: A look at the 2012 murder of Noah Goldberg, an American sex tourism operator in Medellin, Colombia.
SUMMARY: Rockefeller Casino in Bogota’s Zona Rosa, a new advertiser and high-quality casino.
SUMMARY: Explaining bathroom norms of Latin America, specifically what to do with dirty toilet paper and how to the get the shower hot.
SUMMARY: Dave from Medellin Living tells his story of being mugged at gunpoint in Medellin, Colombia.
SUMMARY: A look at the controversy around bullfighting in Bogota, Colombia, as well as pics and descriptions of my day at the bullfights.
SUMMARY: Discussing the link between poverty and sex tourism, and whether sex tourism is necessary in impoverished countries.
Discussing the “image of Colombia” and gringo do-gooders’ criticism of Expat Chronicles for “perpetuating stereotypes.”
Describing how I was pseudo-deported from Colombia for this blog.