Shelter Suites

Address: Av. Libertador, Caracas, Central Venezuela, Venezuela | Hotel
 
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Travel Blogs from Caracas

A funny thing about a paddle!

A travel blog entry by iancurtis on Aug 12, 2012

1 comment, 3 photos

... So we carefully, indeed very carefully, choose our taxi. As many of the more salubrious taxis seem to be here, our selection proves to be some enourmous Dodge van come Hummer affair, and looks like it could even be armoured. The doors close with a worring yet reassuring thunk. If we are attacked, it will take a while for our assailants to get us. If we are being kidnapped, we have no hope, and its 'bye bye, cruel World'! Whatever happens next is in the hands of (the) ...

Adios Caracas

A travel blog entry by colettels on Jun 20, 2012

11 photos

Today I spent most of the day in a car driving around Caracas. It's a large sprawling city with favelas precariously stacked at the extreme western and eastern ends of the city. During the rainy season the favelas do not fare well and there is plenty of evidence of landslides and collapsed houses. It seems as if much of the city has been constructed in a 20 year concrete fest between 1950 and 1970 but I could be completely wrong. There's a huge spaghetti maze of ...

Cliche Traveller?

A travel blog entry by syrena on Jul 25, 2011

2 comments, 5 photos

... and think I would have either graduated with a straight first, or spent time getting very drunk on the many lawns!!

Simple things amazed me about this campus, such as the many concrete walk ways that connected many of the main buildings. Under a selection of these walkways were blackboards, and groups of students that were studying together. This just did not happen in London!! Especially given that we visited the campus on a ...

The City of Love (Motels)

A travel blog entry by aborder on Mar 21, 2011

2 comments, 24 photos

... very good at!!

Grab my bag, ignore all the cries for taxis and set off on a walk. Surprisingly I head the right direction and after twenty minutes am at the subway stop. It's the equivalent of 10 US cents for one ride and I'm lucky that the place I want to stay at is a stop that connects two different lines.
Now this is where people might read and think, oh my isn't Caracas dangerous, why is he catching the subway? ...

Stats, Facts and the South American Car Pageant

A travel blog entry by ditdotnonny on Jul 04, 2010

1 comment, 18 photos

... hot ground corn stuffed with cheese and covered in honey (Quimbaya, Colombia)
Plantain in any form.
Coconut rice.... Colombia coast.
Least favourite food: Sancocho.... soup with great lumps of meat and vegetables... it filled me up too much for the rest of my dinner!
Weight of my back pack in January: 10 kilos.
Weight of my back pack in July: 17 kilos. All those presents! You lucky lot....
One big special 'Thank-you' to: Alice ...

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