Known as Venezuelan’s Capital founded in 1567 near the Caribbean coast. This city has a huge arrange of cultural influences from indigenous peoples to Spanish settlers and many other European Settlers. With only so few indigenous left the influence of their culture show’s through traditional foods and arts. As for dance Salsa remains as most popular and has even become competition in many of the top night clubs in Caracas. With so many influences from other cultures the cuisine has Spanish, Italian, and French influences. For more traditional foods street vendors that serves arepas are the best to try. Arepas are deep fried empanadas with numerous meats and cheeses.