UCLA ( Universidad Centroccidental “Lisandro Alvarado”) has more than 3000 students, we have laboratories of microanatomy, macroanatomy, microbiology and parasitology, we are associated with the Central Hospital University Antonio Maria Pineda, the most important hospital in the centroccidental region, there are all specialties like surgery, internal medicine, nefrology, dermatology, emergency, oftalmology, pediatricsand traumatology.
The places has a family atmosphere, its near a bakery, drugstore, icecream and supermarket. Safe areas of the city for you safety.
The mode of transportation most commonly used are the “rapiditos”, old automobiles with an average capacity of 5 passengers, with a route similar to the buses and used mainly to shuttle people between downtown and the suburbs, like the shared cabs in other countries.
The Transbarca system is a new "bus rapid transit" (BRT) system under construction, which was originally planned to use trolleybuses. When construction began, in 2006, the system was projected to serve an average of 170,000 people per day when completed, using 80 trolleybuses operating along 30 km (19 mi) of exclusive lanes, across the metropolitan area. Service was planned to include an express route of 22 km (14 mi) along with one local route of 8 km (5 mi). With 52 stations, the BRT system is to include a centralized system of communication and security, and structures for easy access for elderly and disabled people. It is to be complemented with feeder routes, covering the areas of Greater Barquisimeto the BRT line will not serve, which will connect with the main line at terminal stations.
Although 80 articulated trolleybuses were purchased from Neoplan and delivered around 2008–09, the plans to operate the Transbarca system with those vehicles were dropped in 2013. In addition to reasons of cost, an inadequate supply of electricity with which to power the system was cited in the announcement of the decision.
- Buses are the main means of mass transportation. The system runs a variety of bus types, operated by several companies on normal streets and avenues:
- bus; large buses.
- buseta; medium-sized buses.
- microbus or colectivo; vans or minivans.
- rapiditos; old cars with capacity for 5 or more people.
The airport is called Jacinto Lara International Airport.
La catedral metropolitana
Flor de Venezuela
Museo de Barquisimeto
El manto a María
Barquisimeto its waiting for you.
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