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Municipal de Caracas TheatreTheatre0.2km
Teatro Municipal de CaracasTheatre0.2km
Nacional TheatreTheatre0.5km
Casa de BolivarMonument0.6km
Plaza BolivarMonument0.7km
Bolivar Square1km
Children's Museum of CaracasMuseums2km
Miraflores PalaceCastles 0.9km
Caracas Museum of Contemporary ArtMuseums2km
Teresa CarrenoTheatre2km
Caracas Museum of Fine ArtMuseums2km
Muzeum Ciencias NaturalesMuseums2km
Centro Comercial MultiplazaShopping2km
Botanicka zahrada, CaracasBotanical gardens2km
Panteon NacionalMonument2km


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Category: Cities, Local time: 01:43:34, Altitude: 910m, Official WWW website:

Pros

nice people
clean metro
breathtaking architecture
delicious meals

Cons

poor or deceitful service

Suitable for

shopping
history
nightlife
cruises
active vacation

Why to go there?

old&new architecture

Transportation and means of transport

air
metro


Information and Facts

GPS: 10.5, -66.9167
Altitude: 910 m
Population: 1 8,00 ,000
Foundation (year): 1567
Is is the capital?: Yes
Coastline: Caribbean Sea, 12 km
Last update: Oct 21, 2012 6:15:00 PM

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The information has not been confirmed by the owner yet Transportation and means of transport: air, metro, international airport
The information has not been confirmed by the owner yet Pros: nice people, clean metro, breathtaking architecture, delicious meals, flat surrounding area, mild climate
The information has not been confirmed by the owner yet Cons: unpleasant humidity
The information has not been confirmed by the owner yet Suitable for: shopping, history, nightlife, cruises, active vacation, study

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 Aura: 68Reviews: 242Aug 24, 2011 10:06:23 AM
Caracas is the largest and the biggest city of Venezuela. It lies at 20 km long and thin coastal valley. Thanks its position, Caracas is the entering gate to Andes and Amazonia. In the 1560, traveller Francisco Fajardo based a settlement called San Francisco in the area of today's city. After a few years, the settlement was destroyed by indians. In 1567, the area was conquared back by Spaniards and a new city called Santiago de León de Caracas was built. In 1577, Caracas became the seat of colonial administrative. In 19.th century, city inhabitants together with revolutionists started a riot here. After that, country independence was achived. Until second half of 18. century, Caracas growed very slowly. After this date there was a massive building construction started here. In the beginning of 19.th century, Caracas was damaged by earthquake. In the beginning of 20.th century, rock-oil was discovered here. Thanks rock-oil mining, Caracas became a modern city. Today's symbol of Caracas are modern skyscrapers and highways. You can find here luxurious hotels and restaurants, theatres, museums and shopping centers. Famous place is Casa Natal del Libertador and Panteón Nacoinal memorial. Museum is placed in a house, where known revolutionist Simón Bolívar was born. He is buried next to the memorial. At Plaza Bolívar square you can find cathedral and archiepiscopal residence and Capitol building. Caracas has its own bothanic garden Jardín Botánico and nice park Nacional del Este. On the north, city is bordered by El Ávila national park.

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