Adventures at Matheran Hill Station
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Matheran is a Hill Station located near Mumbai, Karjat.   It is located 800 meters above sea level in the Jambol Forest of Maharashtra.  It was found by Hugh Poynts Malet in May 1850.  It spreads over an area of 8 square kilometers in Sahyadri Mountains.  It is one of the best places to spend a two-day holiday if you are in Mumbai or in the vicinity of Mumbai or its suburbs.  To reach Matheran,  [...]

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Caracas – Sight Seeing

Posted on November 15, 2009 | Fascinating CitiesNo Comment

The city keeps many astonishing places in its kitty and to take glimpses of all the monuments, the tourists must possess at least four to five days time. Some of the premier places among all the places are:

Museo de Arte ContemporáneoMuseo de Arte Contemporáneo

Embracing a modern art into its arms, the gallery is associated with the big names of great stage artists from all over the world.

East Park

The park- created by Roberto Burle Marx, a Brazilian architect- will give you a feel of grandeur of greenery.  A park also holds a small zoo. Here you would also see a facsimile of a ship of Francisco de Miranda.

Casa Natal de Simón Bolívar

This is the place where freedom fighter Simon Bolivar was born. The houses give a taste of colonial era and let us peepCasa Natal de Simón Bolívar into ancient lifestyle of citizens of Venenzuela.  Here you can take a glimpse of the periodical weapons and uniforms.

Parque Nacional El Ávila

It is a hilly national park and a special cable car will escort you till the top of the mountain.

Federal Capitol

The structure came into existence in 1870s and coated with gold domes and the building is found prominent because of the Salón Elíptico, an oval hall as its dome and walls are holding portraits of well-known faces of the country.

Cerro El ÁvilaEl Hatillo

The slightly smaller town of the city will leave no stone unturned in introducing you with the ancient times of Caracas.

Cerro El Ávila

The mountain that divides the city from the Caribbean Sea and famous for keeping plant life alive in its jurisdiction.

Banco Central

If you want to take a look at old coins and the sword of none other than a freedom fighter Bolívar, than simply move towards Banco Central.

The city has three major plazas too where a tourist can spend their quality time and those plazas are Plaza Bolívar, Plaza Caracas, and Plaza Venezuela.

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