Tag Archives: Santiago

Valparaíso – Chile’s edgiest city

As you are probably aware, Santiago is the capital of Chile, and overwhelmingly dominates the nation in population and economic terms. However, there is another city that is increasingly proving a worthy rival in the tourism and cultural stakes – … Continue reading

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Spain: The Camino de Santiago on two wheels

You may remember some time ago we wrote a bit about the historic city of Santiago de Compostela; world-famous for its spectacular cathedral that marks the destination of thousands of pilgrims walking the ancient routes of the Camino de Santiago … Continue reading

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Lollapalooza Chile: The City of Santiago Goes Festival Mad

The last few decades since the fall of Pinochet have seen calm and relative prosperity in Chile, allowing its capital Santiago to transform itself into a cosmopolitan, liberal and exciting metropolis. Many visitors remark that along with Buenos Aires, Santiago … Continue reading

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Museo a Cielo Abierto – Chilean Street Art

El Museo a Cielo Abierto in San Miguel is a set of thirty-seven murals located in the south of the city of Santiago de Chile. There is a colourful mixture of murals and graffiti that fills about 3,700 m2 of the … Continue reading

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