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Central America is the central geographic region of the Americas. It is variably defined either as being a region of the Americas in its own right or as the southern portion of North America. Physiographically, Central America is a tropical isthmus that connects North and South America. It includes 7 countries and many small offshore islands. Overall, the land is fertile and rugged, and dominated through its heart by a string of volcanic mountain ranges with a few active volcanos.
Cumana is the capital of Venezuela's Sucre State. It is located 402 kilometers east of Caracas. It was the first city to be founded by Europeans on the South American mainland. The city has a population of 305,000 inhabitants. At present, the city, situated at the mouth of the Manzanares River on the Caribbean coast. The city is close to the Mochima National Park which boasts some of Venezuela's finest beaches. The city features a broad range of colonial style architecture which is still in excellent condition.

Central America is a popular travel destination for visitors and globe trotters from all over the world who appreciate its beautiful landscapes, rich culture, various local cuisine, hospitality and safety.

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