👥 Population: 2.5 million
🕑 Time Zone: Colombia Time (COT) UTC +5
Medellin is Colombia's second largest city, mostly located within a valley of a central Andes mountain range. It has long left behind its violent past and is now a relatively safe city featuring a comfortable quality of life.
Medellin is warm year round without much temperature extremes. It's roughly classed as humid subtropical. Average yearly temperature is 18°C.
El Poblado: Good for tourists, higher-end, plenty of bars, coffee shops, restaurants and nightclubs).
Laureles: Local vibe, good for everyone. Lots of restaurants, cafes and cool dancing spots.
Envigado: A town in itself outside of the city, good transport into the centre. Good for families and exploring other areas. Doesn’t lack in restaurants etc.
Plaza del Mercado La America
Plaza Minorista José María Villa
Besides these listed there are also local shops which are called “Tiendas de barrio” or “Minimercados”.
Methods: Bus, taxi
✅ yes as well as Cabify and local taxis