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Venezuela is a country on the northern coast of South America with diverse natural attractions. Along its Caribbean coast are tropical resort islands including Isla de Margarita and the Los Roques archipelago. To the northwest are the Andes Mountains and the colonial town of Mérida, a base for visiting Sierra Nevada National Park. Caracas, the capital, is to the north.
Hallaca – The Venezuelan Christmas dish What is it- Hallaca, is a traditional Venezuelan dish prepared mostly during Christmas. It is cornmeal dough wrapped in plantain, filled with a stuffing of beef, olives, pork and capers and then cooked. What does it taste like- The wrapping of banana or plantain leaves adds a subtle flavor to the meat filling- a …
Do’s & Dont’s
Venezuela Do’s Shake hands when meeting someone for the first time. (Men shake firmly, women shake softly) Talk about family, hobbies, and vacations Keep eye contact because it shows you are interested in the conversation. Women kiss once on the cheek, but not the first meeting. Travel with a group because violence and kidnapping is prevalent Drive with doors locked because of …