JW Marriott Hotel Caracas
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What an introduction to a new concept of airline hell! On arrival in Caracas having flown for plenty long time expecting a short connection to El-Tigre, it turned into an adventure of epic proportions! Hooked up with International SOS security guard for armed escort from international terminal to domestic terminal as advised, only to discover it …
Evening flight from Sao Paulo to Caracas - amazing airport near the carribean. I had a pretty lengthy ride to the hotel through the mountains in the dark. JW Marriott Hotel Caracas [US$594.59 for 3 nights] http://www.tripadvisor.com/Hotel_Review -g316066-d299826-Revi ews-JW_Marriott_Hotel_Caracas-Caracas_C entral_Venezuela.html
... we cross town to El Hatillo, the only part of town still retaining its colonial history and which is still quite safe. All in all, Caracas, proves to be a pleasant and nice pace, treated with caution. Two days passes quickly. On the second night we reluctantly downgrade to a hotel near the airport for our 4.30am start to the airport. Narrowly avoiding being scammed by our luxury hotel porter and Tonto, his taxi driver cohort who, with a flourish of a grimy laminated ...
... of Venezuela's independence from Spanish rule and so the main plaza and surrounding streets were decorated with red, yellow and blue banners. We didn't see a single other tourist in the two days we spent in Caracas. The bad reputation seems to put a lot of people off visiting Venezuela entirely and most of the people we've met in South America were either ...
... got myself ready to venture out and find a rooftop bar called 360 degrees. It has some great views of the city and was all the energy I had for this evening. Another subway ride later and a short walk and I'm in a very old elevator climbing to the top of a hotel. It was a pretty posh bar but was very empty, I found myself a corner and ordered a BG cocktail, melon and tequila. The views were amazing!
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