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Not historical but pretty all the same

Take time to be in the moment and just see what you can. Honestly I try to go everywhere possible... read more

Reviewed 27 September 2016
Holli G
Urbana, Ohio, United States
Watch your back!

Other thank the fact that you could get robbed or shot at in any minute. The area is really a nice... read more

Reviewed 1 April 2016
Miami, Florida
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27 Sep 2016
“Not historical but pretty all the same”
1 Apr 2016
“Watch your back!”
Av. La Gran Av., Caracas 1050, Venezuela
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Reviewed 27 September 2016

Take time to be in the moment and just see what you can. Honestly I try to go everywhere possible when I am away from the USA. I always take advantage of walking about. It's usually free and interesting.

Thank Holli G
Reviewed 1 April 2016

Other thank the fact that you could get robbed or shot at in any minute. The area is really a nice reminiscent of early Caracas... Just keep moving and don't take too many pictures. lol

1  Thank BiminiSea
Reviewed 28 January 2016 via mobile

This is not a place to stay or visit more than just passing by with a car! It is a plaza, could be very nice, but it is dirty and needs maintanance... Should you want to walk, don't do so there as it is NOT...More

Thank Jacques R
Reviewed 10 January 2016

Its a cool fountain. Cool to see it while you're driving. Not a safe place to go down and take pictures.

Thank EliasBBC
Reviewed 5 January 2016

We visited on a tour from a cruise ship. If it is your first vist to Caracas, it is one of the sights you should see. we were taken by coach so no security problems. Traffic horrendous.

Thank djpend
Reviewed 6 March 2015

Plaza Venezuela is a beautiful square in Caracas, however it's a bit remote and we have to be careful about the assaults. It has a gorgeous fountain, very colorful.

1  Thank MelSam
Reviewed 22 February 2015

Has a very nice view. Next to Lincoln Suites Hotel. An emblematic place where you can see Colón´s Statue. But you should be aware at night. Althouch it has an interesing design.

Thank ElizabethOropeza
Reviewed 2 September 2014 via mobile

This is the shopping heart of Caracas. Unfortunately it is pretty much always crowded but if you are up for some shopping and don't mind, it's definitely worth a visit.

1  Thank bbuske
Reviewed 28 October 2013

Nice place to visit a walk around, you can see gardens, fountain (at night you can see it with lights) and see El Avila mountain. In this point you are close to UCV and Caracas's downtown.

2  Thank Masa G
Reviewed 10 October 2013

This is close to the geographical center of the city, but who cares. It has a nice fountain, helped by attractive lighting at night, but there is essentially nothing to do at Plaza Venezuela. There used to be open air cafes where you could have...More

1  Thank Lawrence F
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