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Mike Chartrand

Canadian digital nomad, enjoying life in Colombia with his husband and four-legged kids. Mike has spent the last 15 years in LATAM and has several projects on the go, including Barranquilla Now, Urban English, and Northbound Relocations. These days, life is all about family and living La Gozadera!

The History of the Iconic Hotel El Prado

Hotel El Prado in Barranquilla is one of the city's oldest and most iconic hotels.

Take a Day-trip to Playa Grande, Taganga

If you're looking for a reprieve from the bustle, the incessant traffic, and the sweltering heat of the city, perhaps it's time to take...

Your Guide to Barranquilla’s Carnaval 2020

You made it! Welcome to Barranquilla - the city of everlasting parties! We sure do hope you brought some extra energy with you.. this...

Noa Sushi and Robata – Beautiful Ambiance, Tasty Sushi

First Dinner at Noa Sushi and Robata I was running late when I arrived on a Tuesday night to Noa Sushi for a graduation dinner. ...

Cooking that Transcends.. Sabor Barranquilla

Nowhere in the Caribbean is the passion for great food more apparent than along the Northern coast of Colombia, a reality...

Head to Zaitun for Colombian-Lebanese Fusion

Just under two decades ago, Zaitun opened it’s doors in Barranquilla and within no time at all, owner and chef Alex Quessep has grown...

See all available rooms in Barranquilla!

Barranquilla has thousands of great places to rest your weary head. Use this page to book one.

Intendencia Fluvial – The Original Gateway of Commerce

The Intendencia Fluvial building was once an integral part of the city's commercial economy, guiding trade through the port of Barranquilla.

Usiacurí – Come Check Out the Manger of Atlantico

Nestled in the rolling hills of the Caribbean, just 30 kilometers from Barranquilla, sits Usiacurí, lovingly called 'the Manger of Atlantico" by locals and...

Porthos is the place for Delicious Food with Friends

Porthos is an excellent restaurant - easily my favorite in the city. It's not pretentious the way some great places can be - instead...
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