Venezuela's capital Caracas is located in the north of the country and is the most populated city in Venezuela. Venezuela's major international airport is located in Caracas, making it the primary entry point to the country for visitors. Located near the coast, Caracas is situated in a valley at an altitude of roughly 800 metres (2,400 feet).
From the Caracas Travel Guide
Basically, this is staying in a room of the flat of Gustavo & his wife Brenda, but both are extremely friendly & helpful - important in a quite difficult city such as Caracas. Centally located with good security, it is phenomenally good value given the exorbitant cost of hotels in Caracas ... more
We flew into Caracas on the 20th Feb from Frankfurt. Not knowing quite what to expect we settled in for the 10 hour plane journey (sitting at opposite ends of the plane I might add - not sure how that happened). The journey itself wan't too bad but the last couple of hours were quite uncomfortable. We arrived at Caracas ...
Posted in South America 2007 by Moonmonkey