Comuna 13, Medellin Colombia This site has moved. Please, click here to read about Comuna 13 in Medellin Colombia. Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Like this:Like Loading... Related 12 thoughts on “Comuna 13, Medellin Colombia” Add yours Now this is totally changing my views on this escalator as other bloggers flag this as “controversial”. I love how it’s so optimistic and significant in augmenting how people see this “other” side of Colombia. LikeLiked by 1 person Reply For us seeing the pride of those living in the community of their neighborhood was significant. I also love that even if it is not perfect both sides are making an attempt to improve their city. LikeLike Reply love this post!!! Comuna 13 is absolutely amazing 🙂 LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Thanks! We loved it as well. All of Medellin was cool, but this area was really cool to see the transformation and the artwork LikeLiked by 1 person Reply I don’t know that I could/would ever go there. I’m a chicken when it comes to this type of environment. Not as adventurous as you. So thank you for sharing this with me. I can feel like I have been there and enjoy the view of the city. BUT, can’t even begin to imagine living on the side of a mountain with houses on top of each other. WOW!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! LikeLiked by 1 person Reply The housing is definitely fascinating on the steep mountainsides I’ll try to take many pictures for you to enjoy. 🙂 LikeLike Reply We were there last July. We did a private tour of the electric stairs as they are nick named by the locals. Your post and pictures captured it perfectly! Great job! This was our blog post on it: http://latitudeadjustmentblog.com/2016/07/24/electric-stairs-and-public-art-building-community-in-medellin/ LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Thanks, and thank you for the link. You are right about the steep roads that (as mentioned in your blog) isolated that area, what a difference the electric stairs make LikeLike Reply BONNY, EVEN SAFER THEN LEON ? AND DID YOU FEEL COMFORTABLE AT NIGHT WALKING THE STREETS ..I JUST LOVE READING YOUR STORIES 😁 LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Yes, we felt much safer than Leon. Even the couple of nights we spent at the base of Comuna 13 we were fine. Precaution is required, but it was in Leon too. Best of all it is so much cooler than Leon, the temperature is perfect. We are so glad you enjoy the stories- thank you! LikeLike Reply Thanks Bonnie for sharing your adventure! LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Your welcome! Thanks for reading. LikeLike Reply Leave a Reply to 43bluedoors Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (required) (Address never made public) Name (required) Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email. Notify me of new posts via email.