Monthly Archives: July 2013

Santiago Metro: An underground museum

July 30th, 2013 (2 Comments)

If you are visiting Santiago, the Chilean capital, take sometime to use it’s underground metro.  The Chilean government implemented the MetroArte project which consists of 33 art pieces spread over different terminals. Through them the Santiago Metro has acquired its own identity which in turn has earned a spot in the Lonely Planet (placing the [...]

Top waterfalls in Latin America

July 19th, 2013 (No Comments)

The Spanish newspaper “El Pais” highlights several amazing waterfalls in the world. In particular it highlights Latin American waterfalls found in Chile, Venezuela, Peru, Guyana and Brazil. Guyana: Kaieteur Falls, located in Potaro-Siparuni forests in Guyana, double in height Victoria Falls, and it is five times higher than Niagara Falls. It’s drop reaches nearly 230 meters. [...]

Chilean Wineries

July 9th, 2013 (No Comments)

Are you a wine lover? Will you be visiting Chile soon? Chile has unique and indisputable condition for growing grapes due to its mild climate. Here are a list of places to consider visiting: North / Limarí Valley Viña Tabalí Winery tours and visits to the Valley of Enchantment. Tastings. Central zone / Aconcagua [...]