Miss Universe winners, oil and delicious food – Caracas is the capital city of Venezuela and has tremendous amounts of culture and history. Discover 15 interesting facts about Caracas…
“Santiago de Leon de Caracas” is the official name of Caracas.
The population of Caracas is approximately 2 million people as of April 2019.
Indigenous people populated the valley of Caracas when the city was founded in 1567. Don Diego de Losada said, “I take possession of this land in the name of God and King” back in 25th of July 1567 when he founded the city.
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The city of Caracas has been considered one of the most vital centres of culture, tourism, economy and industry in Latin America.