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I am considering a move to Caracas in the near future. I would be living in Altamira area. Any advice or tips - both positive and negative, would be welcome.
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People are trying to leave Caracas, why move there? I have a lot of family trying to leave because of everything going on, they can't even find food to eat!
black market exchange rate is 87.71:1$ today
We will be arriving there Mar 20 on a look see and reading current BM rate 87.71 to 1, really? Fish, coconuts fruits I.e. locally produced, readily available!?
Safety, clean beaches, proper sewage, water system...good?
Would really appreciate your opinion.
Very accurate!! I have been here 6 years and still hate the garbage on the streets and the graffiti EVERYWHERE. This election year it will all get worse!
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