Officially known as Santiago de Leon de Caracas, Caracas is both the capital and largest city of Venezuela is populated with over 4 million inhabitants. It is a kind of city that no one would ever describe as lacking in character and serves either as a destination on its own right or as the gateway to enjoy a trip to various attractions of city. Culture in the city is strongly influenced by its Spanish colonial history which is clearly reflected in its colonial architecture. It is a city of great diversity that offers visitors a wide range of scenery as it is located in the middle of country's Caribbean coastal region set in the Caracas Valley of coastal mountain range which is separated by sea. Situated at an elevation of 2,500 feet above the sea level, the city is one of South America's most cosmopolitan cities that attract large number of visitors from across the world.If you want to know more go toCaracas. So take flights to Venezuela and visit this one of exciting and interesting metropolis where tradition and modernism become one. In recent decades, especially during oil booms of 1970's and 80's Caracas has seen unprecedented growth. Various original colonies are replaced by gleaming modern skyscrapers although there are still historic jewels that are found within the modern shadows. A majority of cultural and architectural attractions can be found in the area immediately surrounding Plaza Bolivar, the city center. The city is adorned with number of museums and galleries that explore Venezuelan culture. National Art Gallery which is locally known as GAN is one of the major attractions of city has more than 4,000 works of Venezuelan art. Museum of Religious Art of Caracas displays arts and objects of worship from colonial age also surprise its guests with its great display. The immense Botanical Garden and the Atenedo de Caracas, where you find a cinema theatre, an art gallery, a cafeteria, and a bookstore is a hot spot among teenagers. At South of Botanical Garden you will find largest university in Caracas, the Universidad Central de Venezuela. If there is any place that shows how innovative and modern Caracas is then it is El Parque Central. Located less than a mile to Southeast of La Plaza Boliar, the park contains a concrete structure with two 53 floor octagonal towers and residential buildings along with great number of art centers. Complejo cultural Teresa Carreno is among the major attractions of city where guests can enjoy utmost expression of creativity through theater, dance concerts and ballet performances. So don't wait, the capital of Venezuela is eagerly waiting for you so book Caracas flights and visit this mesmerizing city. No trip to Caracas is compete without stopping by an -œareperas- an eatery serving the cornmeal burns known as arepas. This thick form of cornbread is the staple of Venezuela and in Caracas it can be found with dozens of different fillings. Coffee is also popular and is the drink offered to guests as a welcome. The best time to visit this fascinating city is during Christmas, carnival, Semana Santa and the Fiesta de la Virgen de la Candelaria when the city is crowded by vast number of visitors from all around the world. So why not you! Book London to Caracas flights and enjoy a memorable trip of your life. For more info, visit this webpage.