We visited Barranquilla to visit our exchange student from the previous year and to meet her family. They took us to many areas including the beaches at Santa Marta, the military base at Santa Marta, many local areas around Barranquilla, and a day trip to Cartagena. Colombia is a friendly country for the most part, but there are some really impoverished areas that should probably be avoided. The Fort of San Felipe in Cartagena is a must see if you go there, and then a walk through the old historic city is well worth it with the old buildings and culture an experience.
Traveller from Benton City, WA
Situated near the airport, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Buenavista Commercial Center and Museo Romantico. Venezuela …More