Caracas is one of the most populated cities in Venezuela, and at the same time, this city is the capital of this country as well. Located in America, you may find the city easily with the following GPS coordinates: 10.30N latitude / 66.55W longitude. For routing in Caracas, please check the free driving directions Caracas service below.
When you visit Venezuela, be prepared that the official spoken language(s) is Spanish, and the officially used currency is Venezuelan bolívar (VEF), since 2008.
Caracas, the capital city, has numerous population; 3 242 000 counted together with the city’s metropolitan areas. While Caracas counts around the inhabitants mentioned earlier, the mother country, Venezuela, bears 32 381 221 sum citizens spreading on its 352 144,33 sq mi / 912 050 km2 territory.
The form of the ruling government in Venezuela is Federal presidential constitutional republic, and interestingly note that the people here share the motto: Dios y Federación, while salute for the national anthem called: Gloria al Bravo Pueblo (Glory to the Brave People).
Please have a look at the information page of this country for a wide range of information such as economic data, population, geographical knowledge, additional Venezuela Google maps, satellite imagery, etc.
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Short geographic information for Venezuela
Venezuela, a third larger than Texas, occupies most of the northern coast of South America on the Caribbean Sea. Colombia borders it to the west, Guyana to the east, and Brazil to the south. Mountain systems break Venezuela into four distinct areas: (1) the Maracaibo lowlands (2) the mountainous region in the north and northwest (3) the Orinoco basin, with the llanos (vast grass-covered plains) on its northern border and great forest areas in the south and southeast and (4) the Guiana Highlands, south of the Orinoco, accounting for nearly half the national territory.