Altamira is a neighborhood located in the Chacao municipality of Caracas, Venezuela. It has its own Metro Station, many hotels and restaurants, and it is an important business and residential center of the city. It is also an important tourist destination and cultural center in Caracas.
Switzerland sheds its neutrality Yesterday, the Swiss Federal Council imposed sanctions against Venezuela and against seven high-ranking government officials for “human rights violations and the decline of the rule of law and democratic institutions,” which join the sanctions imposed by the European Union.
The Basilica of Santa Capilla (Spanish: Basílica Menor Santa Capilla) It is a Roman Catholic basilica in Caracas, Venezuela located at the corner of Santa Capilla on Avenida Urdaneta. It is located in the historic center of the city, in the Cathedral Parish of Libertador Municipality.
Despite the Venezuelan authorities' assertion that Bolívar was born in Caracas, there have been claims that the much poorer town of San Mateo, Aragua, was in fact his true birthplace. The claims are based on the fact that Bolívar's mother had certainly been living at the San Mateo ranch shortly before his birth and that as a child, Bolívar spent much of his time there.
Caracas is not only the capital of Venezuela but also its largest city and its most important financial and cultural center. To celebrate the country’s history and its culture, Venezuela maintains a fairly extensive network of national museums that address various aspects of the arts, as well as the country’s rich and colorful heritage.
According the news "About 50 animals at Venezuela’s Caricuao Zoo have starved in the last six months due to the rising cost of food, caused by the nation’s economic downturn. Rabbits, tapirs, porcupines, pigs, and birds are among the fallen at the country’s northern zoo. " you have lots of people in the country.
Centro Financiero Confinanzas, also known as Torre de David (the Tower of David), is an unfinished abandoned skyscraper in Caracas, the capital of Venezuela. It is the third highest skyscraper in the country after the twin towers of Parque Central Complex.
Baseball teams Tiburones de La Guaira and Leones del Caracas play in the Estadio Universitario de la UCV, of the Central University of Venezuela, with a capacity of 26,000 spectators. Another baseball team started in Caracas: the Navegantes del Magallanes.
El Ávila National Park is located along the central stretch of the Cordillera de la Costa, at 10° 32' latitude north and between 66° 12' and 67° 01' longitude west (see map). It covers the mountainous regions between the Caribbean Sea and the valleys of Caracas, Guatire, Guarenas and Barlovento.
En el centro de Caracas se encuentra el "Parque Ezequiel Zamora" sobre una colina, que todos los caraqueños conocen como "El Calvario". Es un lugar poco frecuentado por los caraqueños, pero que bien vale la pena visitar desde su recuperación en el año 2010.
Admire and interact with a variety of animals, including kangaroos, zebras, goats, parrots, alpacas, tortoises, and others. The center also offers pony rides and features a cafe, ideal for hosting birthday parties. To visit Expanzoo and other attractions in Caracas, use our Caracas journey builder website.
Once a cacao-producing estate, Hacienda La Trinidad Parque Cultural now serves as a relaxing retreat from the city's crowds and traffic. Take a walk around the gardens and enjoy the colorful plants, or explore the various shops to find everything from specialty chocolates and books to handmade souvenirs.
Iglesia de San Francisco ("San Francisco church") is a church in Caracas, Venezuela. Dedicated to Francis of Assisi, it was built in 1593 under the design of Antonio Ruiz Ullán as an annex of the Convent of San Francisco (now the Palacio de las Academias).
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The Caobos Park is one of the oldest parks of Caracas, Venezuela. Located near the Museum of Fine Arts, the Science Museum, the National Art Gallery, the National Experimental University of the Arts (formerly Caracas Athenaeum), the Teresa Carreño Cultural Complex and the Boulevard Amador Bendayan.
Duck through the low doorway into the dark, old ecclesiastical prison, where remains of early church leaders still lie in sealed niches. The Museo Sacro also stages concerts and recitals. There is a delightful cafe at the back, inside a former chapel of the adjacent cathedral.
The National Art Gallery (Galería de Arte Nacional; GAN) also known as Gallery of National Art is located in the Plaza Morelos area of Caracas, Venezuela. The museum opened in May 1976. In 2009 it moved to a new building designed by Carlos Gómez de Llerena, Venezuela's largest museum building.
The National Pantheon of Venezuela (Panteón Nacional de Venezuela) is a final resting place for national heroes. The Pantheon (Latin Pantheon, from Greek Pantheon, meaning "Temple of all the Gods") was created in the 1870s on the site of a ruined church on the northern edge of the old town of Caracas, Venezuela.
Somos el Parque de Diversiones más completo de Caracas. PARQUE ITALO AMERICANO ha crecido con el tiempo y ha sabido ubicarse en lo más altos peldaños del entretenimiento y la diversión, contando con los ingredientes básicos para la diversión y alegría a todas las personas y para todas las edades.
From Sabas Nieves, you can go up to the Pico Occidental, and from there reach the Pico El Avila. There, you can take the cabin cars (teleferico) to go down to Caracas, and a taxi to go back to the Sabas Nieves if you left your car there. This is a really nice walk, with impressive views on Caracas.