making friends in medellin colombia

We travelled to Medellin, Colombia for February and March of 2011. Not only was this willie’s first international trip, but it was also his first time in an airplane. He’s basically okay with flying, but the noise and vibrations that come with taking off and landing made him uneasy. Known as the “City of Everlasting Spring”, Medellin is Colombia’s second largest city. Its high altitude and proximity to the Equator makes the climate stay relatively the same all year round – a balmy 22ºC (71ºF). While there, we stayed with friends in the suburban…