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> December 1st Medellin Engish and alone.........help, Travelling
oquinncy
post Sep 22 2009, 10:54 AM
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Hey smile.gif

Ok so my names Oliver, im 24 , been travelling a while, done most of asian and now for the first time i will be trying south america (Colombia Medellin).

i am arriving on the 1st of december at Medellin airport ALONE smile.gif and was wondering is there any English speaking people living here or travelling around these dates in medellin? as obviously would be great to travel with someone and go out together...

I dont speak Spanish, i dont know anyone there hahah never been anywhere like it i guess. will i be ok?

any help would be great and basics of what i should do wen i arrive there, i also have nothing planned, accomodation ect..

Thanks Oliver


P.s if anyone in these forums live Medellin... English or english speaking maybe would be great if we chat and maybe meet there and show me around smile.gif

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post Sep 22 2009, 02:51 PM
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You're just throwing yourself right into it!

Hmmm, I can't think of anyone off the top of my head... Try using the forums on TripAdvisor http://www.tripadvisor.com/ShowForum-g2940...8-Colombia.html or

Couchsurfing.com if you don't find anyone on this forum.


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post Sep 22 2009, 08:28 PM
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haha ok sounds great.. im polite and talk to anyone so im sure i can sit in a nice bar or something and chat away smile.gif

Quick question... not a sex tourist or nothing like that but just out of interest... I know everyone has there own thoughts BUT generally how do colombian women feel about Foreign men IE English man? just interesting to know, as obviously you cant beat meeting a lovely latin women, and have her show you around everywhere... smile.gif

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