Cartagena , Colombia sea is a port located on the northern coast of Colombia in the Caribbean Coast Region; it is the capital of the Bolívar Department, cartagena is 17 hr away from Colombia City. Cartagena is currently the fifth largest urban area in Colombia. During the colonial period, Cartagena was the most important bastion of the Spanish overseas empire and influenced much of Colombia’s history. Cartagena de Indias, or simply, Cartagena, was named after the famous Spanish City of Cartagena which, in turn, takes its name from Carthage.The city was founded on June 1, 1533. Their a lots of things to do in Cartagena for example, visit the Torre del reloj or go to the museum or also stay close to the sea or go to the restaurants nearby.