The troops are accommodated in several large barracks in various parts of the city.
In 1904, exclusive of coasters and small craft trading with north-west Africa, 562 ships of 604,208 tons entered the port of Cartagena, 259 being British and 150 Spanish; while 90 vessels were accommodated at Porman.
Its eastern side is built into the hill, its longer diameter is 76 yds., and it accommodated seven or eight thousand spectators.
There is an elevated road whose trains, like the surface cars, are accommodated in the centre of the city by the subway.
The seats, rising in tiers, as in a theatre, accommodated about 44,000 spectators; the arena was 670 ft.