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American expatriates in Colombia

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OsageArcher
OsageArcher
Planning to live in Colombia, comes from USA
Having married a colombiana who comes from a large family and having lived in Having married a colombiana who comes from a large family and having lived in Quito, Ecuador for several years as a child, my exposure to latin ... Read more on profile Having married a colombiana who comes from a large family and having lived in Quito, Ecuador for several years as a child, my exposure to latin culture and the language has opened...
Spanish, English
Merrille
Merrille
Planning to live in Colombia, comes from USA
ch33br0h
ch33br0h
Living in Jardín, Antioquia, comes from USA
cccmedia
cccmedia
Living in Coffee Zone and Medellín, comes from USA
I moved to Ecuador from the USA in June of 2013 after visiting Quito half a I moved to Ecuador from the USA in June of 2013 after visiting Quito half a dozen times. I live in a condo in Centro Histórico, ... Read more on profile I moved to Ecuador from the USA in June of 2013 after visiting Quito half a dozen times. I live in a condo in Centro Histórico, Quito. Something I would like to see in...
English, Spanish
jmb0675
jmb0675
Living in La Boquilla-Cartagena, comes from USA
Im from Seattle WA. Now living in La Boquilla Cartagena. Wanting to move to Im from Seattle WA. Now living in La Boquilla Cartagena. Wanting to move to Santa Marta Im from Seattle WA. Now living in La Boquilla Cartagena. Wanting to move to Santa Marta
english
Marquezdl
Marquezdl
Planning to live in Colombia, comes from USA
I am retiring the end of April and I am planning a visit to Medellin to scout I am retiring the end of April and I am planning a visit to Medellin to scout it out later in 2017. My other 2 potential relocation spots are ... Read more on profile I am retiring the end of April and I am planning a visit to Medellin to scout it out later in 2017. My other 2 potential relocation spots are the Algarve in Portugal and...
Single
English=OK Spanish=Survival mode
seoulguy
seoulguy
Planning to live in Colombia, comes from USA
Retired high school English teacher and now self-employed science editor. Retired high school English teacher and now self-employed science editor. Retired high school English teacher and now self-employed science editor.
akabo
akabo
Planning to live in Colombia, comes from USA
SolSur
SolSur
Living in Antioquia, comes from USA
tyee44
tyee44
Living in Armenia, Quindío, comes from USA
I am retired 5 years ago. I have been self employed most my life owning I am retired 5 years ago. I have been self employed most my life owning several different type companies. I started by commercial fishing 15 ... Read more on profile I am retired 5 years ago. I have been self employed most my life owning several different type companies. I started by commercial fishing 15 years , then owning several...
Retired
Married
English. . . . . broken Spanish
writer1951
writer1951
Living in Medellín, Antioquia, comes from USA
Born In Waterbury, Connecticut. Practiced Immigration law for thirty years in Born In Waterbury, Connecticut. Practiced Immigration law for thirty years in Washington, D.C., Key West and Miami Beach. Father to two sons, ... Read more on profile Born In Waterbury, Connecticut. Practiced Immigration law for thirty years in Washington, D.C., Key West and Miami Beach. Father to two sons, one 23, one 15, who lives with his...
Retired
Single
Texas Bred
Texas Bred
Planning to live in Colombia, comes from USA
reneeolder
reneeolder
Living in Chinchiná, Caldas, comes from USA
Chrisjb10
Chrisjb10
Planning to live in Colombia, comes from USA
Raised 16 years in the mountain side city Colorado Springs, Colorado. Then Raised 16 years in the mountain side city Colorado Springs, Colorado. Then attended universities in both Arizona and Florida before settling ... Read more on profile Raised 16 years in the mountain side city Colorado Springs, Colorado. Then attended universities in both Arizona and Florida before settling down in Los Angeles. I am currently a...
English, some Spanish
Plimsol
Plimsol
Living in Santa Marta, comes from USA
English, basic spanish
Jan1mra
Jan1mra
Planning to live in Colombia, comes from USA
I am from the US. I live in Seattle, Washington and Tougaloo, Mississippi and I am from the US. I live in Seattle, Washington and Tougaloo, Mississippi and if everything goes according to plan I will relocate to ... Read more on profile I am from the US. I live in Seattle, Washington and Tougaloo, Mississippi and if everything goes according to plan I will relocate to Buenaventura, Colombia in the near future. I...
English and very little Spanish
gringalatina
gringalatina
Living in Bogota, comes from USA
Southern California native, South American parents. (Mom is Colombian.) Love Southern California native, South American parents. (Mom is Colombian.) Love Colombian culture & getting back to my roots, so I moved here ... Read more on profile Southern California native, South American parents. (Mom is Colombian.) Love Colombian culture & getting back to my roots, so I moved here to relax a bit & while making...
English, Spanish
Rey arthuro
Rey arthuro
Comes from USA
Retired lived in Florida most of my life. Worked for municipal govt. Have been Retired lived in Florida most of my life. Worked for municipal govt. Have been retired for two years. Retired lived in Florida most of my life. Worked for municipal govt. Have been retired for two years.
Retired
Single
English
4drbeav
4drbeav
Planning to live in Colombia, comes from USA
I have been a Chiropractor since 1995. I grew up in New York, but I have been I have been a Chiropractor since 1995. I grew up in New York, but I have been living in Florida for the past 30 years. I have been to Medellin ... Read more on profile I have been a Chiropractor since 1995. I grew up in New York, but I have been living in Florida for the past 30 years. I have been to Medellin many times, and would love to...
Job seeker
Married with children
Spanish however I am not fluent
Mark Leon
Mark Leon
Comes from USA
I am married to a very intelligent beautiful Colombian engineer. I am retired I am married to a very intelligent beautiful Colombian engineer. I am retired NASA working for Fundacion Global de Arte, Ciencia y Tecnologia. ... Read more on profile I am married to a very intelligent beautiful Colombian engineer. I am retired NASA working for Fundacion Global de Arte, Ciencia y Tecnologia. We are based out of Envigado next...
Employed
Married
English, Spanish, Some French
MarkGonz
MarkGonz
Living in Bucaramanga, comes from USA
Born in Colombia, raised in Maryland, married to a danish lady living in the Born in Colombia, raised in Maryland, married to a danish lady living in the USA with 2 kids, recently moved down south. Born in Colombia, raised in Maryland, married to a danish lady living in the USA with 2 kids, recently moved down south.
Landstryker
Landstryker
Planning to live in Colombia, comes from USA
Retired
Cocoquitlam
Cocoquitlam
Planning to live in Colombia, comes from USA
Tikkun
Tikkun
Planning to live in Colombia, comes from USA
Self-employed
Married
English Spanish French
JeffKontur
JeffKontur
Planning to live in Colombia, comes from USA
I've been plotting my move overseas for quite a long time. Recently, the I've been plotting my move overseas for quite a long time. Recently, the dream has become more real and more tangible. I am fixing up my ... Read more on profile I've been plotting my move overseas for quite a long time. Recently, the dream has become more real and more tangible. I am fixing up my house in the US to sell and expect to...
Single
English, Chinese (Mandarin), Spanish (functional but not proficient)
prof.david.murphy
prof.david.murphy
Living in Valledupar, Cesar, comes from USA
My name is David Murphy, I am an English as a second language teacher from My name is David Murphy, I am an English as a second language teacher from Atlanta, Georgia, USA. I am currently living in Valledupar, Colombia ... Read more on profile My name is David Murphy, I am an English as a second language teacher from Atlanta, Georgia, USA. I am currently living in Valledupar, Colombia and teaching English and Social...
Employed
Single
English- Native Spanish- Advanced
Floridaray
Floridaray
Living in Rionegro, Antioquia, comes from USA
College grad from UF. Go Gators!! Worked road dept 20 plus years now retired College grad from UF. Go Gators!! Worked road dept 20 plus years now retired early at 56. Did expat thing first grad college for a few years. I ... Read more on profile College grad from UF. Go Gators!! Worked road dept 20 plus years now retired early at 56. Did expat thing first grad college for a few years. I financed it then teaching English....
Markcol
Markcol
Living in Bucaramanga, comes from USA
I'm from the USA and have been living in Colombia for the last 4.5 years. I'm from the USA and have been living in Colombia for the last 4.5 years. I'm from the USA and have been living in Colombia for the last 4.5 years.
Confedunce
Confedunce
Planning to live in Colombia, comes from USA
some Spanish
woody932
woody932
Planning to live in Colombia, comes from USA
Im originally from Connecticut. I moved to the Florida panhandle 4 years ago. Im originally from Connecticut. I moved to the Florida panhandle 4 years ago. Although I like it here vastly more than CT, especially during the ... Read more on profile Im originally from Connecticut. I moved to the Florida panhandle 4 years ago. Although I like it here vastly more than CT, especially during the winter months, I think its time to...
Employed
Single
English

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The Foreigner

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A Medellin Chronicle

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Cocala

Strange happenings, thoughts and recipes

welshviews

Blog relating to life, times, history and tourism in Wales and Colombia, written from a personal standpoint in an entertaining and friendly voice.

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