San Carlos de Borromeo Fortress

San Carlos de Borromeo Fortress is a colonial fortress in the Bay of in the northeast of Isla Margarita, . It was completed in 1684 for protection against the constant threat of pirates.

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is a city on Isla Margarita, Nueva Esparta State, . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is a city in . Photo: Antoniofermin, Public domain.

is a city in . The capital of state, it lies on the Isla Margarita in the , off the mainland. is situated 8 km northwest of San Carlos de Borromeo Fortress. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

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