Barranquilla is the major industrial city of the Caribbean coast of Colombia. It is a wonderful city that is rich in culture, music and life. Barranquilla's Carnival (Carnaval de Barranquilla) is celebrated 4 days before Ash Wednesday, and is broadly recognized as one of the world's largest Carnivals
Costumes are a way of expressing music and happiness. They are very colorful. Hand made.
Carnival is an expression of the culture which contains diverse genres. Diversity in musical expressions is a result of a mixture of African, European, and Caribbean. Musical sounds include salsa music, merengue and porros.