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Back of the Envelope Travel Guide To Medellin

July 10, 2007 at 9:15 PM | by | ()

Back of the Envelope Travel Guide To Medellín :: Map

If Vinny Chase and E spent time in Medellín Colombia it must be safe right? Um, not really. Drug addiction, crime, and a random machete street fight should make you question your travel choice. Then again, beautiful, consistent spring-like weather, streets lined with markets and merchants selling everything from herbal cures to children's clothes and nunchucks, beautiful people as far as the eye can see, and a nightlife scene make Medellín an up and coming choice for many travelers.

The best part? Since this area of Colombia does not see many tourists, most folks go out of their way to befriend the tourist species.

Here are three spots to hit if you decide to play Vinny Chase in Medellín.

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