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Unread 02-19-2012, 10:17 AM   #1
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Three Cj's In the oldest place in earth...

This a story of a trip of 3 fellow Jeepers of Venezuela, a venezuelan jeepers forum of wich I'm member, to the oldest place in earth.
In Venezuela down South, In the State of Bolivar
It's in spanish, hope you enjoy the photos!







The rest of the photos and story:

http://www.jeeperosdevenezuela.com/f...opic=409845.45

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Unread 02-19-2012, 10:46 AM   #2
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Wow, only made it through page one, but that looks awesome! Those are some great looking CJ's too!
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Unread 02-19-2012, 11:04 AM   #3
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This a story of a trip of 3 fellow Jeepers of Venezuela, a venezuelan jeepers forum of wich I'm member, to the oldest place in earth.
I thought Cholula was the oldest place in the Americas ?
And Nuvvuagittuq greenstone belt in Canada is the oldest in the entire world.
But cool pics you posted.
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Unread 02-19-2012, 08:01 PM   #4
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From wiki:
he Gran Sabana (English: The Great Savanna) is an important natural attraction in Venezuela, located in the south of Bolívar State on the Venezuelan-Brazilian border, approximately 1,400 km from Caracas. The area has a tropical humid climate with an average temperature of 28 °C, but at night it can go down to 13 °C. The most important town in the region is Santa Elena de Uairen, the municipal capital, which is 5 kilometers from the Venezuelan-Brazilian border. It has a population of approximately 12,000 inhabitants.

The Gran Sabana lies on a plateau with a mean altitude of 1,000 meters above sea level and is dotted with huge table-top mountains called tepuis, which rise dramatically from the surrounding plains. The tallest of the tepuis is Mount Roraima at 2,810 meters above sea level. Mount Roraima also marks the triple border point for Venezuela, Brazil and Guyana.
Kukenan Tepuy at sunset.

The Gran Sabana is inhabited by several indigenous groups, including the Pemon, who are the most numerous. Canaima National Park, which was created by a decree on the 12th of June, 1962, encompasses most of the Gran Sabana but the areas do not exactly match. In 1975 the park was extended from the original 10,000 km˛ to 30,000 km˛, making it the sixth largest national park in the world.

The main attractions for visitors to the region are Angel Falls, the world's highest waterfall, Mount Roraima, the mountain which inspired Arthur Conan Doyle's 1912 novel The Lost World, and the many other mountains and waterfalls.
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freakin cool!
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Unread 02-19-2012, 11:01 PM   #6
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Very nice pics and country side, thanks for sharing!



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Unread 07-02-2013, 08:48 PM   #8
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The video!! finally
http://www.youtube.com/watch?featur...&v=skqxnXPmtME
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Unread 07-02-2013, 09:50 PM   #9
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GREAT video. The approach to the huge waterfall at the 3:06 mark was incredible. I want to visit!
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Unread 07-02-2013, 10:10 PM   #10
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I agree, great video and the music was pretty good as well.

I did hope for, when I saw the falls, there would be a closer video shot. Still a good video though. Thanks for posting it.

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Unread 07-03-2013, 01:26 PM   #11
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So what I wanna know is, what makes that spot "the oldest" place on earth? It ain't like the earth was built in pieces!
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Unread 07-03-2013, 05:01 PM   #12
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Best wheeling video I ever saw. Thanks

Going to the story next.
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