For the last 57 years Medellin has celebrated los silleteros
(pictured above), the men and women who used to carry people and cargo on their backs on chairs, including carrying the sick to doctors. Los silleteros are celebrated at the 10 day Feria de Las Flores
(Festival of Flowers), which proved once again that Colombians know how to dance, eat, celebrate their culture and work hard.
On any given day of the Festival of Flowers you could find at least 20 events, exhibits or concerts occuring all... Continue Reading >>