I experienced my first Carnaval with my good Colombian friend, Milena.
Things I learned: you will get smacked in the face with a corn starch and water mix, you will drink Aguardente and you will see amazing dancing and sing along to the Carnaval songs!
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The magic of Barranquilla's carnival
It's an amazing experience! This is the union of of all social classes, all races to conform one culture! This carnival has been declared as one of the Masterpieces of the Oral and Intangible Heritage of Humanity by the UNESCO.