“Now more than ever do I realize that I will never be content with a sedentary life, that I will always be haunted by thoughts of a sun-drenched elsewhere.” ~Isabelle Eberhardt
Have you ever imagined yourself lying on a beach with the wind caressing your skin, sun tanning it to a beautiful brown with nature giving you a chance to immerse in the serenity scattered all about. If this is your idea of a holiday, you can put all options aside and just head to Venezuela.
Venezuela is a Caribbean pearl resplendent in all its majesty. With all that it has to offer, it comes as no surprise that the country with a beauty synonymous to that of Italy’s Venice has acquired a position on every holiday-maker’s itinerary.
Every city in Venezuela in a marvel in itself but when it comes to Ciudad Guayana, nothing even comes close to the splendor and magnificence it reeks of. From a lush green landscape to endless scenic sights, from national parks to striking structures, Ciudad Guayana is the realization of every traveler’s dreams.
The city does not only manifest its prominence on its visual appeal, the food in the area promises an epicurean the most irresistible taste deemed imaginable. Restaurants in the city serve a repertoire of cuisines with a taste that transcends one to another place and time. While every single restaurant in Ciudad Guayana is a foodie’s paradise, a collection of those that have earned eminence with their finger-licking-good taste are briefly listed below.
Tasca Restaurant Jai-Alai is an unconventional eatery that needs no introduction. For those with a penchant for Spanish cuisine, this restaurant is one choice that can never go wrong. The chef serving the most delectable meals offer authentic Spanish flavors with a twist. The menu is extensive with chicken, squid, octopus, shrimps and fish seasoned with the most delicious sauces you will ever come across. In short, this is one pick that you won’t regret.
If Italian is your choice of cuisine, just head to Pasta Fresco Caroni. The restaurant has specially garnered endless raving reviews for its pasta that never fails to strike a chord with guests. The wide assortment of pasta sauces are dashed with appetizing spices and herbs makes eating at Pasta Fresco Caroni a thoroughly rewarding experience. While the eatery is not very big, the prices are affordable and justify the notion that big surprises come in small packages.
Located strategically in the Orinokia mall, once you are done with your shopping spree, Arabian food awaits you at the Restaurant De Ali Baba. The prices are a little steep but with the quality they promise, it is well worth it. What further sweetens the deal is the fact that this restaurant competes for the top ten ones in the country. With their eclectic blend of tastes, it is clearly the best Arabian restaurant you will come across in Venezuela.
Take your Venezuelan experience to new heights by eating at any of the restaurants listed above.