Category Archives: Colombia

The Truth About Medellin

Time really flies when you stay in the same place and develop a routine. Six months in Colombia is done and gone as tomorrow I leave Medellin for Fortaleza, Brazil. From there begins a 1,700 mile journey back to Rio that I plan on tackling by bus (check the about page for map updates). I’m […]

The Buñuelo & Palo de Queso

I’m not sure how Colombians make it past age 50 with most everything they eat fried in recycled grease. While Americans eat unhealthy food as well, for them it’s not so much the quality of food but the fact that they eat too much. Colombians don’t eat a lot, but they have grease with everything. […]