Baranquilla is known for its carnival, which is a celebration Colombia offers to the world. This city has inspired the words of famous writers as it is has been home to famous artists like Gabriel García Márquez and Shakira. Baranquilla offers its visitors happiness, folklore, cultural diversity, entertainment and business. Several hotels, restaurants and night clubs can show a glimpse of what the carnival is. Seafood “cazuelas” and coconut rice are some of delicious dishes you can find in this festive city.