Medellin is the country’s second largest city and is known as the "City of Eternal Spring" due to a pleasant spring climate throughout the year. It is an important center for industry, business and most notably, textiles, and is regarded as the nations center for fashion. In addition, the city stands out as one of the major cultural centers in Colombia hosting numerous national and international recognized events such as the Flower Fair and the International Poetry Festival. Medellin is home to beautiful parks and plazas, modern architecture and over 30 universities.
Pack as little as possible and wear layers when travelling.