Barranquilla has been a major port for imports and exports from the Caribbean coast since the 19th century largely thanks to Montoya Station, which opened in 1871. The concrete and steel building features Republican-era symmetrical and stylish balconies, representative of the architecture of the West Indies.
NEARBY ATTRACTIONS AND ACTIVITIES
Museums, historic squares, and lots of music await those who come to Barranquilla. Beaches and natural havens for relaxation are also found in and around this Caribbean city.