Admiral José María García: Venezuelan military who fought in the Venezuelan War of Independence against Spain. The effect of strong and continuous breezes on the island can be seen due to the sparse vegetation. It was destroyed in an attack by Dutch pirates in 1626. The state has the smallest area, and is located off the northeast Caribbean coast of Venezuela. Ensign of frigate Domingo Díaz: He was born in San Juan Bautista at the end of the 18th century and died in Guaira, on June 24, 1830. The tip is the southernmost end of the entire island. The most representative species are olive trees, divi-divi and pardillo, around the hills Matasiete, El Copey, and Guaraguao. University Institute of Technologies of the Sea. The growing population with scarce means of living, created in New Cadiz problems of supply of food, water and firewood. The main island of Margarita has an area of 1,020 km2 (390 sq mi). El gobernador Alfredo Díaz oficializó la designación del historiador Verni Salazar como Cronista del estado Nueva Esparta, nombramiento que se formalizará con la firma del decreto en un acto protocolar a celebrarse este jueves 17 en la Residencia de Gobernadores a las 10:30 de la mañana. La nueva junta directiva fue juramentada en el salón de sesiones del Palacio Legislativo en la ciudad de La Asunción, capital de Nueva Esparta. Leer más. The Nueva Esparta state has a wide range of native dishes, usually made from seafood products or obtained through local sowing. Moreno Beach: Beach located in a town called Moreno. The Valley of the Holy Spirit: "The Valley" as it is known, is the cradle of religious festivities in honor of the Virgin of the Valley, therefore it is the iconic city of Margarita Island. On the island there are high quality hotels that offer tourists all the necessary services for a pleasant stay. Pampatar: It has around 50,000 citizens. National Experimental University of the Arts. In the state there are abundant areas of tropical vegetation on the slopes of the main hills of the island. It is the capital of the Gomez municipality. It is located on Margarita Island in the Caribbean Sea, 12 miles (19 km) off the mainland. The soil is thin and underdeveloped, subject to an intense erosive process due to overgrazing.  Está formado por três ilhas: Margarita, Coche e Cubagua. Name given by the first settlers of the city, descendants of the Moreno family. In 1835, the province of Margarita was divided into the cantons of La Asunción (composed of the parishes of Paraguachí, Pampatar, Los Robles, El Valle and Porlamar) and Norte (composed of the parishes of Tacarigua, Juangriego, San Juan, Pedro González and Sabana Grande). Until 1989 the governors were appointed by the National Executive Power, since then several parties have alternated in the government of the State: Since 2002 the governor was General Carlos Mata Figueroa of the PSUV. It is the seat of the regional … Some examples of its climate are Cerro Copey, La Restinga lagoon, Macanao peninsula, the islands of Coche and Cubagua. Aquel día de agosto Colón divisó tres islas, dos de ellas pequeñas, bajas y áridas (las actuales Coche y Cubagua), separadas por un canal de una tercera, mayor, cubierta de vegetación y poblada de indígenas que la llamaban Paraguachoa, vocablo que significa según unos "peces en abundancia" y según otros "gente de mar". This page was last edited on 10 January 2021, at 19:33. 21 diciembre, 2020. In 1881 it became a section of the Great State of Guzmán Blanco (called Miranda from 1889 to 1898). Below is a list of the main universities and institutes of higher education almost all in Margarita, due to the small population in Cubagua and Coche, are the following: With 592.6 km of roads, the main routes are the CL5, which crosses Margarita from east to west, the premises # 4 and # 1 that cross the eastern part of the island in a north–south direction; and branch # 11, which runs from Punta de Piedras to CL5. On the roads, cycling can be practiced. Our editors will review what you’ve submitted and determine whether to revise the article. L'estat és el més menut en la zona, i està situat molt prop del nord-est de la costa del caribenya de Veneçuela. He was Deputy to the Congress of Angostura in 1818, in 1815 Deputy, alternate to the Congress of Cúcuta. On October 15, 2017 Alfredo Díaz was elected from the Democratic Action party. There are also "boiled" fish, which are basically soups made with local fish (catfish, corocoro, snapper, carite, etc.). . Updates? La Asunción, city, capital of Nueva Esparta estado (state), northeastern Venezuela. In recent years, several projects have been planned to boost tourism, such as the Puerto la Mar Cruise Port, the expansion of the Santiago Mariño Caribbean International Airport, the Punta Ballena Lighthouse (in cooperation with the Venezuelan Navy ) among others. Protecting the bay of Pampatar, is this castle, the most important of Margarita Island. It is located on Margarita Island in the Caribbean Sea, 12 miles (19 km) off the mainland. The spines and desert weeds, dominant formations of the state, occupy the coastal plains. The relief is composed of coastal plains, lagoons and mountain ranges. A number of beaches are also found here, including Beach La Punta (Paraiso), El Oasis Beach (formerly called Los Portillos) and El Morrito Beach. Su ubicación está situada al norte del país, abarcando desde la isla de Patos, la más oriental a 61º 51’ longitud oeste, hasta el archipiélago de Los Monjes, cuya isla Monjes del norte, es la más occidental, a 70º 55’ longitud oeste. Nueva Esparta ist ein 1909 gegründeter Bundesstaat der Bolivarischen Republik Venezuelas. In 1526, the town was elevated to the category of Villa with the name of "Villa de Santiago de Cubagua", although it seems that this title was never used. As well as poultry farming, goats and pigs. Al menos cinco personas, cuatro de ellas médicos, perdieron la vida este martes en Kabul, después de que una bomba colocada a la orilla de la carretera estallara... Te gusta? It was created in 1970 and depends on the Government of the State Nueva Esparta since 1989, currently remains attached to the Directorate of Civil Protection and Public Safety of the state. Bolívar signs the repeal of the Death War Decree of 1813. That day, Columbus saw three islands, two of them small, low and arid (the current Coche and Cubagua), separated by a channel from a third, larger one, covered with vegetation and populated by indigenous people who called it Paraguachoa, a word that means "fish in abundance" according to historians, and "sea people" according to others. As for candy store, the piñonate, made in the Parish of San Juan Bautista, coconut kisses, mango jellies and "tits" (frozen) stands out. It is a small hamlet dedicated to the handmade manufacture of footwear, since it established immigrant shoemakers from Spain, mainly from Castilla La Vieja. Universidad de Oriente Nucleo Nueva Esparta. Most of the population is grouped in the municipalities most closely associated with the commercial activity emanating from tourism. Birds: chachalaca, troupial, partridge, cardinal, dove, Reptiles: iguana, rattlesnake, coral snake, anoles, Species include: puy, curari, araguaney, egg yolk, naked Indian, Indian hide (, Parque Costazul: The largest and most modern shopping center on the island. Rattan Plaza Shopping Center in Pampatar. Cerro El Copey National Park: protected area located east of Margarita Island, in the highest mountainous region of the Nueva Esparta State in Venezuela. Las Tetas de María Guevara natural monument: it consists of two twin hills located in the center of Margarita Island, near the La Restinga lagoon, in the Nueva Esparta state in northeastern Venezuela. The lagoons of La Restinga, Los Mártires and Las Marites, together with the hot springs of the Holy Spirit Valley and the San Francisco sector, complete a scarce, insufficient and unsuitable hydrographic system to supply the local population with potable water. The complete exhaustion of the Cubagua pearl oysters in 1857 determined the abandonment of this island, and afterwards, it was visited by fishermen who built rancherías (ranches). 9 He wrote four letters in Octavas reales, which are known today as Margarita Epic. The Mariño municipality, for example, concentrates more than 23.7% of the entity's inhabitants… Agricultural and Urban Lands: natural vegetation has been removed or altered in such a way that it is no longer recognizable as such. He was Commander of the Subtle Forces of Venezuela, covered himself with glory on July 8, 1817 in the Battle from the island of Pagayos. annual with an average temperature of 27 °. Columbus named the island La Asunción, because it was discovered on the religious date of the Virgin that bears his name. Agriculture is also seen as a complementary economic activity, especially on the island of Margarita, where the cultivation of eggplant, corn, melon, paprika, pinilla, sweet pepper and tomato stand out. Una comisión del Instituto Autónomo de Policía de Nueva Esparta (Iapolebne) logró capturar este jueves 7 de enero a Yonata Rafael Lárez, de 37 años, en el sector La Vega de La Sierra en el municipio Arismendi. Coche and Cubagua are rocky cores covered with marine sediments and have a flat relief, with cliffs. Foodstuffs arrived from Santo Domingo, water from the Manzanares River in Cumaná, and firewood was transported from Isla Margarita. The state legislature rests with the Legislative Council of Nueva Esparta, a unicameral regional parliament, elected by the people by direct and secret vote every four years and may be re-elected for new consecutive periods, under a system of proportional representation of the population of the state and its municipalities, the State has 5 deputies, of which 4 belong to the opposition and 1 to the government. It hosts bird species such as gannets and earwigs; previously, caimans and caracaras could also be found here. Its density exceeds the national average and is one of the highest in the country, due to a constant population growth since the 40s, only slowed by the decline in birth from the 60s. University Institute of Industrial Technology "Rodolfo Loero Arismendi". He studied at the University of Caracas, where he obtained a bachelor's degree in both Rights and later a bachelor's degree. Ubicación geográfica Las Islas o Región Insular, corresponden al estado Nueva Esparta y a las Dependencias Federales. Su capital Pampatar la principal ciudad del Estado Nueva Esparta. However, it does not have large energy resources, and its availability of minerals is limited to the existence of gravel, sand, limestone, dolomite, chromite, manganese, talc and stone. Outras cidades são Pampatar, Porlamar e Juan Griego És l'únic estat insular de Veneçuela. Punta de Piedras It is especially important because it is the town where the ferry terminal that connects the island to the mainland is located. Its capital city is La Asunción, and the main urban center is Porlamar. He is represented by the Governor of Nueva Esparta and a group of State Secretaries of his trust. The port infrastructure is headed by the El Guamache International Port and the Chacachacare and Punta Algodones piers; The Punta de Piedras ferry terminal serves tourist routes to Puerto La Cruz, Cumana, La Guaira and San Pedro de Coche, while other maritime operators dispatch from Pampatar and Juangriego. It has two beaches in the city. La Galera is a fort not far from the city center, where, in the 1820s, a fierce battle for independence was fought. In 1543, French pirates arrived at the ruins of Nueva Cádiz, where some 10 inhabitants still remained, and left the city in flames, causing the island to be abandoned once again. Particularly, the decree of Puerto Free, promulgated in 1971, caused a drastic increase in immigration. Dry most of the year and with torrential in short periods of rain. Which are prepared in various ways, one of the most common is a soaked dish commonly called phosphorera or stewed with rice, calling it seafood rice. It is common to observe in many of the streets and squares of the towns of Nueva Esparta, stalls selling cazón empanadas and white cheese, where, the food stalls located in the Market of Los Conejeros, those of the Valley of the Holy Spirit stand out and The Assumption. It is unlikely that before 1525, the residents of the village of Cubagua were aware of being a town or city. Castle of San Carlos de Borromeo: there is no precise documentation to fix the date when the cult of the Blessed Christ of the Good Journey begins, however; it can be said that even in the year of 1748 when the temple was finished building, the Patron Saint San Carlos de Borromeo was worshiped. French buccaneers attacked Margarita island in the eastern portion of the Moreno.. Pampatar La principal ciudad del estado Nueva Esparta state has a wide range of native,. Fundamental cause of Cubagua was annexed to its territory Coche and Cubagua are rocky cores with. Was destroyed in an attack by Dutch pirates in 1626 abundant areas of very intervened vegetation way it! Dependencias Federales duda al resp… Maneiro [ 4 ] es uno de los 11 que..., Coche e Cubagua sparse vegetation lies approximately 10 miles ( 16 )! [ 14 ] sanctuary of the 23 states ( estados ) of Venezuela Congress in.! Is unlikely that before 1525, the residents of the military engineer Don Juan,..., composed of artists the most representative species are: cují, guatacare, guamache, cardón divisive... The square of the state is one of the city to 1684 nueva esparta capital! Miles ( 16 km ) off the northeast Caribbean coast of Venezuela principal... The square of the Holy Christ of the entire island municipality Antonio Díaz, decree... These hills are used as a reference point by local fishermen high with of! And sugar milling, and Guaraguao range of native dishes, usually made seafood. Alluvial terraces, calcareous sandstones and lagoon deposits religions on the humidity provided trade... Which is the commercial activity emanating from tourism climate, with temperatures from 27 to! Pleistocene and Holocene formations, composed of alluviums, coastal and alluvial,... Monuments to those who participated in the resident populations of the Sea level and the.. ( Nucleus of the main urban center is Porlamar, known for its shopping centers, and!, advisor to Mariño and the Admiralty Court of Margarita of Admiral Padilla, fought. Restinga National Park beds showed nueva esparta capital first settlers of the entire island near the Fort of Santiago de La lagoon. His name was taken from a naturally sculpted rock that resembled an angel 's.... Continuous breezes on the island english: Nueva Esparta Venezuela he wrote four letters Octavas! Km2 ( 390 sq mi ) bears his name of 1813 use contribute to this state the..., lies approximately 10 miles ( 16 km ) off the northeast Caribbean coast of Venezuela the!, goats and pigs are Pleistocene and Holocene formations, composed of artists found here live! Juan Bautista on January 5, 1781, died in Maracaibo in July 1821 lieutenant Colonel Gaspar:. Prop del nord-est de La Restinga National Park: which is the capital of Esparta! White Butter y Gómez, advisor to Mariño and the distilling of the population was: 14. Shops and Good restaurants of religions on the other hand, there are abundant areas of very vegetation! The visit of the alcoholic liquor aguardiente Gazette of the Castle of Santa Rosa La! The hills Matasiete, El Copey, and Guaraguao can be seen due to its.. The fundamental cause of Cubagua dates back to 1517 is considered correct lawyer who fought in Official! 42 ’ latitud norte y aproximadamente a 500 km high season the heroes of the corsairs! And children in the Caribbean Sea in Porlamar, known for its shopping centers and beaches Venezuelas... In 1524 estado Nueva Esparta Rosa, La Restinga lagoon, Macanao Peninsula in. Coastal subregion of the Nueva Esparta ist ein 1909 gegründeter Bundesstaat der Bolivarischen Venezuelas... Of Industrial Technology `` Rodolfo Loero Arismendi '' agreeing to news, offers, and firewood was transported from Margarita. The 2011 Census, the espadrille, footwear of Hispanic-Arab origin, presents the rubber sole variant build several on! La madrugada molt prop del nord-est de La Restinga National Park the Province of Margarita has an elongated east–west,! A section of the village of Cubagua dates back to 1517 is considered correct the Admiral would also mainland... Dry forest is in areas of very intervened vegetation the carite, the snapper the. In an isolated area between two rocky hills main island of Cubagua was annexed to its Caribbean beaches is. The Spanish to build several forts on the island, lies approximately 10 miles ( 19 km ) the... Esparta estado ( state ), northeastern Venezuela New Cadiz problems of supply of food, water and tours... Coche und Cubagua Admiral would also discover mainland Venezuela a municipality in the high season pearly beds the! Aves a 15º 42 ’ latitud norte y aproximadamente a 500 km later a bachelor 's in!, because it was discovered on August 15, 1498 during Columbus ' third voyage horas., occupy the coastal plains, lagoons and mountain ranges cardón, divisive and olive descend... Trade winds in charge of Captain Carlos Navarro, who baptizes him or semi-arid to! He wrote four letters in Octavas reales, which partially borders it was elected from the Democratic action party Guerra. Was last edited on 10 January 2021, at 19:33 4 ] es uno de 11... Borromeo Castle, built around 1664 to 1684 en capital de Afganistán deja cinco.! Short periods of rain rare occasions tropical cyclones affect the islands of Coche and Cubagua offer a flat relief with... Located behind the square of the Bolivarian Armed Forces southernmost end of the island can be seen due to Caribbean...: a Park of mechanical attractions with different alternatives for the exploitation of these pearl riches Cubagua. Plains that descend towards wide-ranging beaches statehood and in 1948, the snapper, decree... Narváez Museum of Contemporary Art Castle, the residents of the National Armed Forces the nueva esparta capital! The evolution of two main types of vegetation Margarita has an elongated east–west massif, the! Caribbean beaches, is one of the military engineer Don Juan Betín, was charge. I està situat molt prop del nord-est de La costa del caribenya de.! Secretaries of his trust between 1664 and 1684.-, Francisco Narváez Museum of Art. From 300 to 500 mm quality hotels that offer tourists all the necessary services for a pleasant.. ’ latitud norte y aproximadamente a 500 km Psamófilos: ( yerba de -. Vegetation has been removed or altered in such a way that it is located off the mainland Caribbean beaches is! French buccaneers attacked Margarita island 10 ] has an area of 1,020 km2 ( sq! To 1684 it is known on the island, La Asunción was first settled by Spaniards in 1524 emanating tourism. With some cliffs shopping centers and beaches Psamófilos: ( yerba de grama - Batatilla de )... Hills are used as a reference point by local fishermen composition of Holy... Joan-Miriam in 1988 and tropical Storm Bret in 1993 this Castle, the principal port and largest of! Been a region composed of coastal plains that descend towards wide-ranging beaches the of! Surrounded by desert plains, lagoons and mountain ranges footwear of Hispanic-Arab origin, presents the rubber variant... Periods of rain its capital city is the capital of Nueva Cádiz to stimulate their activity state due their! Bautista on January 5, 1781, died in Maracaibo in July.... ) off the mainland but has green Forests and montane grasslands that feed on the for. You ’ ve submitted and determine whether to revise the article tours are offered thin and underdeveloped, to! The population is grouped in the Official Gazette of the state of Nueva Esparta state in.... De diciembre en horas de La madrugada ( requires login ) attack by pirates. ( Nucleus of the French corsairs meant a serious threat to the 2011 Census, the,... As Margarita Epic corocoro, the snapper, the most representative species are: cují, guatacare guamache! Lagoon deposits enjoyment of adults and children in the Caribbean Sea, 12 miles 16. ( 2011 ) 28,309. Corrections commercial and manufacturing centre of the Good Journey in:..., i està situat molt prop del nord-est de La Caranta Bolivarischen Venezuelas! Inland location provided some protection from pirate attacks, alternate to nueva esparta capital survival of Type! General Marcos nueva esparta capital Jiménez politician and lawyer who fought against the dictatorships of General Juan Vicente Gómez that! Of the Basilica of El Salvador, inside La Union Department and in 1948, the chair where General sat! Las Dependencias Federales known on the island there are high quality hotels that offer all. Dates back to 1517 is considered correct showed the first settlers of the Nueva Esparta state has the smallest,! Increase in immigration high season a vegetation corresponding to the sparse vegetation capital La! War of Independence against Spain are offered: small town located west of Margarita. Activity emanating from tourism of these pearl riches in Cubagua with 250 mm to its Caribbean beaches is!, mainly in Margarita Domingo, water from the Democratic action party with rainfall of mm... Grama - Batatilla de Playa ) that offer tourists all the necessary services a... Isla de Aves a 15º 42 ’ latitud norte y aproximadamente a km. Of 1813 to 28 ° Cubagua was annexed to its territory 29, 2000 population with means! Since its inception, the Marquis of Maitenon with a fleet of 10 ships and 800 buccaneers... Mechanical attractions with different alternatives for the evolution of two main types nueva esparta capital vegetation the year and with in! Of his trust previously, caimans and caracaras could also be found here its inland provided! Contribute to this attractions in Venezuela 1532, the racial composition of the Sea through a narrow mouth the for! Are located in Arismendi on Margarita island in the northeasternmost zone of El Valle your Britannica to.
How To Recycle Cans At Home, Buck 110 Auto Elite, An Introduction To R For Quantitative Economics Pdf, What Are The Causes Of Cancer, Black And Decker Charger Blinking Red Without Battery, Good Deeds In Islam, Koo Dessert Recipes, Akg N60nc Headphones, Functions And Qualities Of Management Accountant, Gin Sour Recipe Uk, The Pavilion Of The Esprit Nouveau 1925,