The Most Interesting Historical Places in Venezuela

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Historical Places in Venezuela

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    Fortín La Galera , Juan Griego
    Mix a historical experience with views of natural scenery when you visit Fortín La Galera. The fort was once used by rebels to fight Spanish
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    See an authentic German-style church nestled at the heart of a provincial Venezuelan town at Saint Martin's Church (La Iglesia de San Martin)
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    Faro Holandes , Isla El Gran Roque
    For panoramic views of the coastline, head to Faro Holandes, an old lighthouse built by the Venezuelan government in 1874. The lighthouse sit
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    Visit the landmark of Maracaibo at Basílica de Nuestra Señora del Rosario de Chiquinquirá, a church dedicated to the patron saint of the Zuli
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    Catedral de Barquisimeto , Barquisimeto
    An iconic Barquisimeto landmark, Catedral de Barquisimeto represents one of the most modern and unusual-looking cathedrals in Latin America.
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