Medellín, City of eternal Spring
Medellín is a captivating city, not only for its pleasant weather, but also for the kindness of its people, its delicious food and that charm that makes those who visit them fall in love.
Antioquia is a territory of working people, always optimistic and persistent. Since its inception, this department has been characterized by having the nicest people and has even been classified as one of the most beautiful women in Colombia.
This peasant humor of the inhabitants of Medellín, which is reflected in Antioquia's trovas, typical dances and in general in Paisa culture, is mixed with the hectic life of the metropolis, in its capital. There are no mountains or rivers that can stifle the desire to grow of these people, which is why they have one of the most prolific territories in the country.
In the middle of Colombia, this city is nestled, the second in size and attractive not only for its commercial and industrial activity, but also for the large number of activities to do in Medellin that make it a cultural capital.
Medellín is a city to enjoy and its excellent transportation infrastructure makes it very accessible. It is very easy to cross the city by Metro and complement the route by walking on the two Metrocable lines that connect with the upper parts of the city.
¿What to do in Medellín?
To the north of the city is the Museum of Antioquia Medellín, dedicated in a large part to the work of the Colombian master Fernando Botero. In the Plaza de las Esculturas in Medellín it is possible to appreciate the giant bronze figures sculpted by this artist.
In addition, the city has the Explora Park, an interactive museum where children and adults can learn and perform many activities. Nearby is the Planetarium, the Botanical Garden and the Park of Desires. In the evening, the El Poblado area has a wide range of bars, restaurants and nightclubs.
From the mountains surrounding the capital of Antioquia you can see how the Medellín River runs parallel to the metro, which connects several points of this city, which abounds with parks, libraries, museums and public spaces where various events take place. cultural. Here the flowers have their fair and the surroundings visit villages where life is simple, as well as nature reserves and relaxing landscapes.
The 'city of eternal spring' also stands out for its wide offer for those people who like shopping in modern shopping centers.
Medellín is also a destination for fashion, not only because of its numerous shopping centers and areas, but also because of the excellence of its fabrics and the ingenuity of the Colombian designer garments exhibited there. Also as one of the places where you can see crafts from around the country, travelers can find all kinds of fabrics, ceramics, kitchenware and accessories such as purses and jewelry of the highest quality.
Try our meals like buñuelos, mondongo and paisa tray, in addition to the corn arepa.
The capital of Antioquia is an example of development in innovation in Latin America, it is also the best example that the people of Colombia are pure rhythm and flavor.