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Private La Candelaria Tour
"Walk around the stoned paths of the city center to be the spectator of a place where the architecture the art and the culture are combined in a perfect way. You will also have the opportunity to get to know The Congress The Prime Cathedral The Justice Palace and The Main Town Hall that are resisting the time in a zone full of history where the republic was built.If you are interested in the pre-Colombian tradition the Gold Museum in this Candelaria tour
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Private La Candelaria Tour Including Lunch
"Witness the development of this cosmopolitan city. La Candelaria is the place that keeps the magic of the colonial era when the so called South American was just a seed of what it is today. Walking around the stoned paths of the city center is to be the spectator of a place where the architecture the art and the culture are combined in a perfect way. You will also have the opportunity to get to know The Congress The Prime Cathedral The Justice Palace and The Main Town Hall that are resisting the time in a zone full of history where the republic was built.If you are interested in the pre-Colombian tradition
From $129.00
 
Bogotá City Sightseeing Tour with Optional Lunch and Cable Car Ride
"While in Bogotá take a city sightseeing tour to discover the best of this beautiful Colombian city! After pickup from your Bogotá hotel begin your city tour in La Candelaria the historic neighborhood of Bogotá. Admire the colonial architecture of the neighborhood as you walk along cobblestone streets.Then follow your guide to Plaza de Bolívar (Bolívar Plaza) home to some of the most historical buildings in Bogotá. As you walk around the plaza see La Catedral Primera (Prime Cathedral) the Presidential Palace and the Capitolio Nacional (National Capitol). As your tour continues
From $68.00

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Just getting out and wandering around Caracas is worthwhile. While the city is a bit grubby and smoggy, it does provide the visitor with the experience of visiting a typical Lantin American city....
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Shopping

The beaches are nice and the beer is cheap. The night life downtown is said to be great! The gold inexpensive so a necklace for that special someone does not cost an arm and a leg That I can't...
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Interesting Tips

drink a lot of fruit juice. Almost every restaurant in Caracas serves fresh fruit juice of many different fruits. The usually offer strawberry, passion fruit, orange, watermelon, papaya, pineapple,...
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El Hatillo

visit El Hatillo, a very old town preserved the same way it was 200 years ago. There are many good restaurants serving typical venezuelan food and nice stores selling souvenirs. Parque Central, La...
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Exchanging Money: 'black market' vs. Bank rates

The official bank exchange rate, today February 18, 2013 is: 1.00 USD = 6.28770 VEFWhich make EVERYTHING in Venezuela extremely expensive. More expensive than the same items in Canada or the...
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Seradoms
Feb 18, 2013

visit merida.

visit merida.it's a great little town in the mountains with a very young feel due to the fact that it hosts a big university.It´s also the center of outdoor sports in Venezule, so if you feel like...
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cachaseiro
Jan 09, 2010
 
 
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The Money of Venezuela

The currency in Venezuela is the Bolivar.The government of Venezuela implemented rigid foreign exchange controls in the beginning of 2003, including a fixed official rate of exchange. Foreign exchange...
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Feb 16, 2008

Can TV

As Venezuela's sole telecommunications provider, CANTV supplies 3 million customers in 24 states with home telephone, Internet, cellular, satellite-based, data transmission, and yellow pages services....
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Feb 02, 2008

¡Beba Polar!

When in Venezuela, do as the Venezuelans do and this means drinking Polar Beer.Polar are the 17th largest beer company in the world and is the leading Venezuelan beer.The beer is a clear pilsner...
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amapola66
Feb 02, 2008

Currency change Jan 2008

While on my last trip to Venezuela 2007/8, the currency was changed in the new year. They have now dropped three zeros of the money, so whereas it was for example 10,000 bvs, it is now 10 bvs - which...
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Feb 02, 2008

Money

Take pleny of US$ and change them with locals. You get a superior rate. Dollar is taken in most shops taxis bars etc. Better exchange than £ or Euro. Tour agency reps are good for changing money into...
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blitzkid81
Jun 14, 2007

Grand Sabana tour recommendations

Last fall my three Australian friends and I traveled for three weeks in southeast Venezuela. The highpoints were a eight day trek to Mt. Roraima (Conan Doyle's "The Lost World") and the boat trip to...
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westcoastdog
Feb 09, 2006

Beaches, mountains or tropical woods

My impression about Venezuela:It is twice as big as France and as a tourist, you have to make up a choice.The beautiful beaches of Isla Margarita in the north, the Andigo mountains in the west (Estado...
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Luchonda
Jan 15, 2005

Images of a lost world - climbing Roraima

Roraima is a tepui, a table mountain, which forms the border with Brazil and Guyana.Every traveler i had met in the course of my journey proclaimed this trek to be the highlight of any trip to...
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AndreSTGT
May 30, 2004

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Top Things to Do in Venezuela

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Avila National Park

Along the northern side of Caracas is the mountain range Cordillera de Ávila. Here there is a national park with may hiking trails and a great diversity of wildlife. To the peak of El Ávila (2175m)...
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Old Mission

Also along the highway between Maturin and Cumana is a very old mission building which I wasn't able to identify by name. The building is clearly one of the oldest in Venezuela. The mission is...
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Old Caracas (Centro)

CARACAS IS A VERY UNSAFE AND DANGEROUS PLACE TO VISIT. AFTER 8PM YOU CANT GO OUTSIDE UNLESS YOU WANNA BE DEATH. I FLOWN FROM CANADA TO VENEZUELA. AND LET ME TELL YOU. IN JUST ONE WEEK I WAS STOLEN...
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Presidential Busts

Also near the Bolivar Plaza are sizeable busts of the greater modern first presidents, Betancourt, Gallegos, and Leoni. After having read about the efforts of Betancourt to bring democracy to...
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Museums

The Museum of Modern Art is one of the best of its kind in Latin America. It was inaugurated in 1973 and on 16 000 sq metres there are both permanent and temporary exhibitions. In the permanent...
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Amana del Tamarindo

Amana del Tamarindo is a pueblo located thirty minutes from Maturín on the highway to Cumana, and is a good place to stop and look around. The central plaza area is shaded by an ancient tamarind tree...
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