4 Mar 2018 (Medellin, Colombia): A friend of a friend, Johan (on the left), took us on a roadtrip out to Rio Negro (~1hr) along with his fiancee (Marcela on the right) and their two friends for a proper Bandeja Paisa meal. They are such gracious hosts, and here we are digesting at a dessert […]
3 Mar 2018 (Medellin, Colombia): I took a break from computer-y things (mostly reading about the implementation details of the new bitcoin lightning network) all day to join Leah for a beer at one of our many local watering holes (she went out and saw Ladybird). We caught another Atlético Nacional game (this one was […]
2 Mar 2018 (Medellin, Colombia): We have a 13-experience meal (not courses) at a fancy spot called El Cielo. It was mostly really good, though certainly not all of the experiences were to our taste. The first one (likely constructed exactly so people like me would write about it in places like this) was the […]
1 Mar 2018 (Medellin, Colombia): Today is a slow day. I do lots of reading (tech stuff) to set myself up for some tutorials tomorrow (and stretching because I’m sore from the gym), and Leah goes out on a walk without me. We went out for a really lovely dinner with another set of friends-of-friends, […]
28 Feb 2018 (Medellin, Colombia): Leah’s uncle, Stephen, is in Medellin today for a visit! He has brought us some supplies and some smiles. And here we are in comuna 13 to ride the escalators and gawk at the graffiti. It’s on all of the do-this-thing-while-you’re-in-this-place lists. I’m not disappointed.
27 Feb 2018 (Medellin, Colombia): We meet a friend of a friend (and his wife) for dinner and drinks in Poblado, the fancy neighborhood. It’s super fun, and Juan and Laura are lovely people. And this bar is doing a lot of work to be really hip :). That sign says “sin dios ni ley” […]