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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
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Private Botero Museum Guided Tour Including Entrance Fee
"Botero is a figurative artist and sculptor from Medellín Colombia. He’s known for his unique style also called by some as Boterismo. He’s considered one of the most recognized living artists in Latin American therefor he is the most acclaimed Colombian artist. He exposed his pieces in 1948 for the first time and became a national eminence in 1958 when he won an award at the Salón de Artistas Colombianos. From 1966 to 1975 he divided his time among Europe New York and Colombia. In 1995 a guerrilla group blew up a sculpture of a dove The Bird
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Mérida Principal

The shop has two floors - on the first one you can buy fruits and vegtables - the second one is in fact a galery of local art products.But no specials things - mostly wooden handy craft from Ecuador...
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Luchonda
Jan 15, 2005

Numerous, See Quibor Tip

Barquisimeto claims to be Venezuela's music capitol. There are plenty of good Llanero beef restaurants, and so traditional music--the cuatro, harp, and maracas--are likely to be found in the evenings....
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atufft
Jul 08, 2007

Various in the Country

Prior to 1492, sailors slept on the ship deck in misery. But, Spanish sailors found natives of the Caribbean sleeping in hammocks, and a great invention for comfortable sleep was discovered. The...
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atufft
Apr 04, 2011

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In the mountainous western region of Venezuela, it's fun to wander around the local markets. The largest and most well known is the Mercado Principal in Merida. Here you can shop for food and...
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lemondrop
Jun 25, 2006

Supermarkets

Local supermarkets are best value. Buy spirits, rum in particular less than £1 per bottle. 200 marlboro cigarettes £8. Sunglasses are another good buy. These goods are cheap. Clothes and electrical...
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blitzkid81
Jun 14, 2007

MERIDA: HANDICRAFTS

There is a handicraft market with temporary carts on La Plaza de Las Heroinas next to the cable-car station.Next to the plaza, there is another covered market with fixed stalls selling jewellery,...
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swesn
Oct 20, 2007
 
 
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CARACAS: CENTRO SAMBIL

The massive Centro Sambil is a huge shopping mall where the beautiful and hip people of Venezuela go shopping at. Here you can find all the stylish shops, banks, internet cafes, etc... The fashion...
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swesn
Oct 20, 2007

CARACAS: ENGLISH BOOKSTORES

THE AMERICAN BOOK SHOP has moved to Centro Comercial Centro Plaza which is a shopping mall located in Los Palos Grandes neighbourhood. It has quite a selection of English books. I was looking for...
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swesn
Oct 20, 2007

Where ever you can find them

Iguana are not easy to find. If you ask around, and someone can catch one, then you can purchase an Iguana to eat. They tell me you have to know how to cook them. The flavor is good, but I don't know...
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Warao
Apr 22, 2005

Fresh meat

Here you can buy just about any part of the animal you want. Vendors were also selling all kinds of fresh fish. There were no insects on the meat.
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Warao
Dec 16, 2004

Hannsi, Centro Artesanal (Handicraft Center)

Hannsi is just beautiful ! You'll find local craft from all over Venezuela. It's the perfect place to get that special gift or souvenir ! Anything Venezuelan, from refrigerator magnets to furniture ! ...
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AleMich13
Apr 08, 2003

PDVSA

When buying gasoline in Venezuela it is very cheap. Do the math. $1.00 = 2150 Bolivars. At 8732 Bolivars for 90.02 litros, that would be $.045 per litro, or about $.17 per gallon.
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Warao
Mar 28, 2007

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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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"YOU ALWAYS BE WELCOME!!!!!!!!"
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"Venezuela is a beautiful party place"
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"Amapola's Venezuela Page"
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"Venezuela-Viva Variety"
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