Colombia

Picture of Guatape, Colombia from above. Picture was taken when Jagsetter took a day trip to Guatape from Medellin

How to Take a Day Trip from Medellín to Guatapé, Colombia

Guatapé is a town in Colombia, located in the Eastern Antioquia region. It’s a major tourist attraction because of El Peñón de Guatapé—a famous large rock that visitors climb. Guatapé is also known for its colorful and ornate architecture and beautiful landscape that surrounds the area. The distance from Medellín to Guatapé is a short …

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Two girls standing against a wall with colorful street art in Comuna 13, Medellin, Colombia

Explore the Streets of Comuna 13 in Medellín, Colombia

Comuna 13 is a region in Medellín, Colombia. Medellín was the most dangerous city in the world until very recently. The violence in Medellín was due to the reign of a drug cartel led by the infamous Pablo Escobar. Comuna 13 was the most dangerous section of the Medellín at the time. Since the fall …

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