Trinidad lies right athwart the mouths of the orinoco river.
On July 15, 1819, he arrived at the mouth of the orinoco river.
The orinoco river is the natural outlet for the cattle-region, but the commerce of this region is small.
This could be no other than the current from the mouth of the great orinoco river.
But when he sailed into the mouth of the great orinoco river he was puzzled.
Oronoco is thought to have originated in the vicinity of the orinoco river valley in Venezuela.