American Expats In Colombia
If you are looking to connect with American expats in Colombia, then this page brings together all the latest expat blogs Colombia written by American bloggers, any interviews, articles and news items we have here at ExpatsBlog.com.
Latest Blogs by American Expats Living in Colombia
- Open Minded Traveler
Tales of a Wanderer in Colombia. I believe in helping to show the real Colombia behind the drugs, violence and stereotypes. I write stories about travel, expat life and reviews of restaurants, hotels and activities.
- Peace Corps Galore: Colombia
A 20 something negotiates the meaning of life through her thrilling and life changing Peace Corps experience. Using humor as an outlet, embarrassing and heart felt moments are shared side by side to convince people to simply live.
- Michael & Graciela
Bogotá, Colombia is our writing playground. We enjoy bringing to readers how to best enjoy this capital city at 8,600 feet above sea level. Check with us for museums, restaurants, shopping and coffee.
- Flavors of Bogota
Expat Writer's Life in Bogota, Colombia (by kp Attman)
- Los Viajes of an American
After spending a life-changing year in Spain, I joined the Peace Corps and got sent to Colombia. Specifically, I am in beautiful Barranquilla on the Caribbean coast. In my blog you will read about culture shock, my job as an English teacher, hilarious anecdotes or just every day life.
Latest Expat Interviews/ Articles
- American Expat Living in Colombia - Interview with Jeremy
Jeremy is a normal guy with a dry sense of humor, trying to sarcastically joke his way across the world. He has a passion for languages, cultural eccentricities, and food. After getting his...
- Expat Interview with Karen, US Expat Living in Colombia
Karen Attman is a U.S. expat who’s been living in South America since 1996 and is currently in Bogota, Colombia. As an expat writer, Karen chronicles her encounters with chefs and restaurant owners...
Latest News Relating to Colombia or Usa
- New QROPS opportunities for Brit expats in USA
Over the past two years, the use by US residents with UK pensions of Qualifying Recognised Overseas Pensions Schemes (QROPS) has been complicated by the IRS’s objections to the scheme. For...
- US renounce citizenship fee soars as thousands leave to avoid FATCA
The fee payable to the State Department by US citizens wishing to renounce their citizenship has soared by over 400 per cent since the introduction of the FATCA reporting system. Originally just...
- USA Friends of Scotland give resounding no to Scottish independence
A USA-wide survey carried out by Friends of Scotland has revealed that almost two-thirds of Scots living in America would vote against the country’s upcoming independence referendum. One of the...
- 80 per cent of USA expats considering giving up citizenship due to FATCA
A new survey has revealed that the onset of the USA’s FATCA global tax law has resulted in an 11 per cent rise in the number of Americans prepared to give up US citizenship. The results of the...
- Are QROPS transfers available to British expats in the USA
As the world gets smaller, many more Brits are heading to the USA, leaving their pensions back in the home country. Given the present chaos and uncertainty in the British pension system, migrants...