Nia Murillo or the Afro Design Revolution in Colombia

Nia Murillo or the Afro Design Revolution in Colombia

Nia Murillo’s first sewing machine arrived at her home wrapped in a gift box, on February 13, 2001, when the Colombian designer celebrated her 12th birthday. That gift from her parents was the first tool that helped her discover her talent and passion for fashion...
Colombia and the Artistic Footprint of Its Black Population

Colombia and the Artistic Footprint of Its Black Population

Historically, the Afro-Colombian community has infused national folklore with its music, dance and other artistic expressions. Afro-descendant communities spread across Colombia’s 32 departments and represent just over 4 million inhabitants. Historically, they...
5 Best Places to visit in Medellin

5 Best Places to visit in Medellin

Nestled in the Aburrá Valley of the soaring Andes mountains, Medellín has undergone an incredible transformation in recent decades. Once stigmatized by narco-violence, this thriving Colombian city has blossomed into a world-class travel destination celebrated for its...
Living in Colombia: Everything Expats Need to Know

Living in Colombia: Everything Expats Need to Know

Nestled in the northwest corner of South America, Colombia has emerged as an increasingly popular destination for expats and digital nomads seeking a unique blend of natural beauty, rich cultural heritage, and an affordable cost of living. With its diverse landscapes,...