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Medellin, Colombia

Encircled by the natural beauty of the Aburrá valley, Medellin is known as the “City of Eternal Spring” thanks to its idyllic climate. Discover local life as you sip rich Colombian coffee, ride the city’s famous cable cars, or explore the distinctive neighborhoods that bring Medellin to life. Whether you dream of paragliding over the city or learning to prepare traditional dishes with a native Colombian, there are endless possibilities for adventure and discovery.
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79°F | 60°F

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Bandeja Paisa

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Why Explore Medellin with Remote Year

We’ve taken over 1,000 people to Medellin, and it’s easy to see why. This compact city is overflowing with things to do, and the location makes it easy to explore nearby Santa Marta and Cartagena. We have a strong family of connections here, which means you’ll have a delightfully authentic experience.

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Your Neighborhood

Your new neighborhood in Medellin is El Poblado, a safe, walkable neighborhood with brick apartment blocks that tower above the palm trees that adorn the streets of this bustling area. Known for its culinary scene, bars, restaurants, and entertainment, you’ll have easy access to the coworking space and some of the best points of interest in town.

Your home away from home

You will be staying in a comfortable private bedroom in a multiple bedroom apartment, house, or hotel. All accommodations are located in top neighborhoods and within a 25-minute walk of your coworking space. Accommodations are clean, secure, and include standard internet. Private apartments are available at an additional cost after booking.

Things You'll Experience in Medellin, Colombia

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Meet our Medellin City Manager


Born and raised in Medellin, Sebastian (aka Seb) has traveled to over 60 countries as part of the cabin crew for Qatar Airways. A nature lover, Seb enjoys taking participants to Melcocho River, which he describes as a modern-day Jurassic Park. He’s passionate about food, and loves bringing participants to the most delicious culinary spots in Medellin. If he has free time, he’s probably spending it with his beloved pets, which include 2 dogs, 2 cats, and 1 horse! 

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