What to Consider When Moving to Medellin
While Medellin was long excluded from the list of popular tourist and expat destinations, Colombia’s second city has today become something of a mecca for a wide variety of foreign visitors from language students, retirees and digital nomads.
It is an attractive place to call home. The weather is great, locals friendly, nightlife lively and the prices still fairly cheap. Decent internet, infrastructure and healthcare are all also available, making living here feasible option for a diverse bunch of groups.
Moving to anywhere new – whether it be just for a couple of months or on a permanent basis – means working out a whole load of aspects related to life in your new city. Having first moved here in 2007, I wanted to share a few thoughts with anyone else also looking to make the transition.
A guide for language students and others relocating to Colombia's second city to study or live
Some of what...