Birthplace to Shakira and Sofia Vergara and home to the Carnival of Barranquilla, the always-sunny port city offers a particularly immersive experience. The friendly Barranquilla locals will ensure you eat, dance and speak like a Colombian in no time. The city's central location between historic Cartagena and relaxed Santa Marta give you easy access to colonial architecture, robust nightlife, and the chance to explore the Caribbean coast's natural beauty.
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