Miss Universe winners, oil and delicious food – Caracas is the capital city of Venezuela and boasts a tremendous amount of culture and history. Here’s 15 fun facts about Caracas for you to discover…
“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.