The official name of Venezuela is the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela, as it adopted its new Constitution in 1999.
Trips to Venezuela:
Venezuela is located in on the northern coast of South America. It is bordered by the Caribbean Sea, the Atlantic Ocean, Colombia, Brazil, and Guyana. Venezuela spans an area of 912,050 square kilometers, which is around the same size as Texas. Venezuela has a population of nearly 32 million people (close to six million more than Texas). Many travelers visiting Venezuela do so to take advantage of the exquisite beaches, spectacular scenery and rich indigenous culture.