Posts Tagged: Colombia

Colombia’s Minimum Wage Increases

According to Agenica EFE, Colombia’s minimum wage has been increased from 515,000 pesos per month (approx. $274 CAD) to 535,600 pesos (approx. $284 CAD) per month. This is a 20.600 peso increase, or about $10 Canadian. The monthly transportation subsidy

Colombia’s Minimum Wage Increases

According to Agenica EFE, Colombia’s minimum wage has been increased from 515,000 pesos per month (approx. $274 CAD) to 535,600 pesos (approx. $284 CAD) per month. This is a 20.600 peso increase, or about $10 Canadian. The monthly transportation subsidy

Mi Familia Colombiana

On Wednesday I realized what it is that really keeps drawing me back to Colombia. As much as I say it is the food, or the music, or any other number of amazing things about this country, there is one

Mi Familia Colombiana

On Wednesday I realized what it is that really keeps drawing me back to Colombia. As much as I say it is the food, or the music, or any other number of amazing things about this country, there is one

Las Islas del Rosario – Cartagena, Colombia

On my trip to Cartagena, Juan took me to an amazing spot in the Rosario Islands. We stayed at a hotel that belongs to the Dolphin Dive School and it was BEAUTIFUL! The boat ride from Cartagena to the island

Las Islas del Rosario – Cartagena, Colombia

On my trip to Cartagena, Juan took me to an amazing spot in the Rosario Islands. We stayed at a hotel that belongs to the Dolphin Dive School and it was BEAUTIFUL! The boat ride from Cartagena to the island

I Love Cartagena

I just returned to Bogota after my third trip to one of my favourite cities, Cartagena de Indias, or Cartagena, Colombia. I went once with my dad, once with my mom, and this trip I went with my friend Juan.

I Love Cartagena

I just returned to Bogota after my third trip to one of my favourite cities, Cartagena de Indias, or Cartagena, Colombia. I went once with my dad, once with my mom, and this trip I went with my friend Juan.

Colombian Artists: Fonseca

I have been listening to one of my favourite Colombian artists over the last few days and decided I should share some of his music here. Listening to these just takes me right back to Colombia (I saw him live

Colombian Artists: Fonseca

I have been listening to one of my favourite Colombian artists over the last few days and decided I should share some of his music here. Listening to these just takes me right back to Colombia (I saw him live

Granadilla at Urban Fare!

Okay, I just made the most exciting fruit discovery of the year! My favourite fruit (next to Guanabana) from when I was living in Colombia is called Granadilla and Urban Fare sells it! Mind you they just call it a

Granadilla at Urban Fare!

Okay, I just made the most exciting fruit discovery of the year! My favourite fruit (next to Guanabana) from when I was living in Colombia is called Granadilla and Urban Fare sells it! Mind you they just call it a

Double or Nothing

So back onto this idea of twins or doubles existing. I was looking into Jose Saramago, the Portugese author of Blindness, which has been made into a movie that everyone seems to be talking about. I am one of those

Double or Nothing

So back onto this idea of twins or doubles existing. I was looking into Jose Saramago, the Portugese author of Blindness, which has been made into a movie that everyone seems to be talking about. I am one of those