Easy, short city bus to terminal and then hop on bus to M. at 8:15am arr in M. 4 hours later. The countryside is flat, dry almost like Baja distressed rain forest! Once in M. we walk 50' to waiting bus onward to El Vigia which goes along the E. side of Lake Maracaibo.Lake Maracaibo Importance/History
. The first thing we do is cross the lake on a very long bridge and see lots of fishermen in small boats with nets.