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Go Green Salad Bar

in Investing/Restaurants/Things to do

Do you ever get enough of the Colombian fritanga? Empanadas, papa rellena, chicharrón, picada and chunchulo might taste good, but isn’t good for you. Enter Go Green, a salad bar and newcomer on the Cali restaurant scene. The restaurant is built kind of like a Subway. The menu includes salad bowls, rice bowls, sandwiches, wraps, and quesadillas. You order…

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Dollar-earning in Colombia: Selling Colombia as a Destination for Specialty Experiences

in Finding work/How-to guides/Investing

This is my last post in the series on how to earn dollars in Colombia. Here’s what I wrote in bullet point 9 of the original article: “Selling Colombia as a destination for specialty experiences. I met an American woman the other day who has a yoga certification retreat. Foreigners from all over the world…

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Dollar-earning in Colombia: Start an Online Business

in Finding work/How-to guides/Investing/Plan to stay

Here’s what I wrote in bullet point 7 in my original article on how to earn dollars in Colombia. “Even if you have no technical skills whatsoever, you can still start an online business using platforms like Shopify, Etsy, Ebay, Amazon or TicTail. Find a Colombian product like mentioned in my previous post, or any other…

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Dollar-earning in Colombia: Exporting

in Finding work/How-to guides/Investing/Plan to stay

Here is what I wrote in bullet point 6 in my article on 9 Ways to Earn Dollars in Colombia: “Exporting. Because of the protectionist policies of the Colombian government, there is a big local production of many things that qualify for exportation: Agricultural products like coffee, sugar, exotic fruits, avocados, quinoa or flowers. Become…

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Dollar-earning in Colombia: Earn 75% ROI with Short-Term Rentals on AirBnB

in How-to guides/Investing/Plan to stay/Rent / buy apartment

Here is what I wrote in bullet point 5 in my article on 9 Ways to Earn Dollars in Colombia: “Buy an apartment, furnish and rent it out on AirBnB. All prices on their website are by default quoted in dollars. Bogotá, Cartagena, Medellín, Santa Marta, Taganga, Barranquilla and Cali all have plenty of demand.…

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Dollar-earning in Colombia: Publish a Book

in Finding work/How-to guides/Investing/Plan to stay

Here is what I wrote in bullet point 4 in my article on 9 Ways to Earn Dollars in Colombia: “Publish a book using ClickBank or CreateSpace. It could be anything from a cookbook with your granny’s recipes to an insider’s guide to Bucaramanga. Let your imagination run loose. The days when going through a big publisher…

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Organic Mini Markets in Cali

in Groceries/Plan to stay

The organic movement is growing every day. Consumers all over the world are getting more conscious about what they eat and drink. Many also worry about the long-term environmental impacts of using pesticides and artificial fertilizers in farming. In Denmark, where I come from, I’d estimate as much as 30% of all food products sold in…

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