900 metres above sea level, and at the foot of the spectacular El Avila Mount, Caracas displays its 430 years of history, in stark contrast with its modern architecture. Pleasant climate, cosmopolitan, colourful and lively: surely it's worth a visit.
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Party Round the World in Caracas
Eating Your Way Around the World, In Caracas
Thought just the dining of Caracas was international? The diversity of the vivacious Venezuelan capital extends to all parts of life, including its most beloved: partying.
Bolivar Bonanza: Five Places to Learn about El Liberator
Anyone not convinced that Caracas is an international city need only look for somewhere to eat. The restaurants of Caracas reflect the diversity of the city itself, energetically combining influences from around the world to create a true culinary adventure. You needn't globe-trot to experience cuisines... Read more
You won't get far in Venezuela without hearing the name Bolivar. As the liberator from the Spanish and a national hero, Simon Bolivar is revered throughout the country---and especially in Caracas.