5 Reasons to Visit Barranquilla, Colombia (Besides Carnival)

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08 November 2017

5 Reasons to Visit Barranquilla, Colombia (Besides Carnival)

The fourth largest city in Colombia, Barranquilla, is famous for its annual carnival, whose slogan is “Quien lo vive, es quien lo goza!” (Those who live it are those who enjoy it!) But what about the rest of the year? Fondly known by locals as “La Arenosa” (the sand), and often considered a mere stop between Cartagena and Santa Marta, there is plenty to do in Barranquilla after the parades of Carnaval have ended.