|Caracas is the capital and largest city of Venezuala. The city is located in the narrow Caracas Valley, seperated from the Caribbean Sea by the Cordillera de la Costa.|
As of March 2000, Carcas consists of five seperate municipalities that became boroughs governed as a single municipality: El Distrito Metropolitano de Caracas (The Metropolitan District of Caracas). The five boroughs of the city include the Distrito Capital, Chacao, Baruta, Sucre, and El Hatillo.
Official Municipal Website: http://www.alcaldiamayor.gov.ve/