Venezuela is a country in South America. Having a shoreline along the Caribbean Sea and the North Atlantic Ocean, Venezuela borders Colombia to the west, Guyana to the east and Brazil to the south, and is situated on the major sea and air routes linking North and South America.

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Caracas is the capital and largest city of Venezuela. It is located in northern Venezuela, near the Caribbean.

Mérida the capital of Mérida State, is located in Venezuela, at the foot of the Andes, only fifteen kilometers from Venezuela's highest point.

Nueva Esparta is one of the 23 states of Venezuela, granted free-port status in 1973 and located in the Caribbean Sea, just a short distance off the northeastern coast of Venezuela.

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The Caribbean Islands are in Venezuela. Venezuela has more coastline and off shore Islands than any other destination in all of the Caribbean.

The Central region is in north central Venezuela. It encompasses the states of Distrito Capital, Aragua, Carabobo, Miranda and Vargas.

Guayana is a vast region in the south of Venezuela.

Andes is the western mountanious region of Venezuela. People in the Andes region differ culturally from their coastal compatriots.

The Northwest is a region in Venezuela.

Northeast region of Venezuela

Los Llanos is the vast plains region covering much of central and southwestern Venezuela.

Maracay is the capital of Aragua state in Venezuela. Maracay doesn't have its own commercial airport, but the visitor can approach it by plane using the Maiquetía's Simón Bolívar Airport and the nearer Valencia's International Airport Arturo Michelena.

Archipelago de Los Roques is a chain of islands and coral reefs in the Caribbean Sea about 166 km north of the Venezuelan mainland.

Yaracuy is in Venezuela. The state is rarely included on most tourists' travels around Venezuela.

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