The 15,000-seat Romelio Martínez Stadium is a site much loved by the citizens of Barranquilla. Junior de Barranquilla, the largest professional football team in the city, played here before moving its headquarters to the Roberto Meléndez Metropolitan Stadium. The Barranquilla Football Club competes in the Romelio Martínez Stadium, named after a footballer who died in a plane crash.
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.