Bogotá: Backpacking the Birthplace of Cultura Ciudadana

Bogotá is a city that, two years ago when I first left the Netherlands, I was hell-bent on living in. Colombians, backpackers, and Colombia-based expats all preached to me the gospel of Medellín, but I’d done my research and didn’t wanna hear it: I’d made…

Tallahassee: Florida’s Up-and-Coming Cool City

Color me biased, but I think Florida gets such an undue bad rap these days. When I was a kid growing up outside Jacksonville, my home state was known for its beaches, great college football, awesome Cuban food (and Mexican food, and seafood in general),…