It gained full independence as a separate country in 1830.During the 19th century, Venezuela suffered political turmoil and autocracy, remaining dominated by regional caudillos (military strongmen) until the mid-20th century.Since 1958, the country has had a series of democratic governments.
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It is bordered by Colombia on the west, Brazil on the south, Guyana on the east, and the islands of Trinidad and Tobago to the north-east.
Venezuela's territory covers around 916,445 km (353,841 sq mi) with an estimated population around 33,221,865.
Venezuela is considered a state with extremely high biodiversity (currently ranks 7th in the world's list of nations with the most number of species), with habitats ranging from the Andes Mountains in the west to the Amazon Basin rain-forest in the south, via extensive llanos plains and Caribbean coast in the center and the Orinoco River Delta in the east.
The territory currently known as Venezuela was colonized by Spain in 1522 amid resistance from indigenous peoples.In 1811, it became one of the first Spanish-American colonies to declare independence, which was not securely established until 1821, when Venezuela was a department of the federal republic of Gran Colombia.Look, the truth is we know a lot about online dating.We've been running this free online dating site for over 11 years!We're proud to be one of the oldest continuously running community and dating sites on the Internet, and we've taken all of that experience and used it to make what we believe is the very best free online dating site there is. Signing up is quick and easy, so please check us out and get started meeting new people today!Oh, and if you just want to look at our free online dating profiles for now, you can do that too!