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PALACIO COUSIÑO!

The Palacio Cousiño remains the most magnificent of the historic palaces, the one that dazzled Santiago’s high society by the sheer scale of its luxury and opulence. It was built between 1870 and 1878 for Doña Isidora Goyenechea, the widow of Luis Cousiño, who had amassed a fortune with his coal and silver mines.

Where?
Dieciocho Nº 438, Santiago

Source: Palacio Cousiño

JUAN Y MEDIO!!

This traditional restaurant opened its doors in 1947, when the current route 5 South had just been paved. The origin of its peculiar name is due to the idea of its founder, Mrs. Ana Miranda Carreño, of baptizing to the restaurant, with the nickname that had its husband. Definitely one of the classics of Chilean food.

Where?
Juan y Medio

99 RESTAURANTE!

Young, talented and experienced in restaurants as outstanding as Noma and Celler de Can Roca, in Denmark and Spain respectively. Such are the chefs behind the 99 Restaurant, the gastronomic premiere of Providencia, where with a few seasonal ingredients and techniques of haute cuisine offer a creative menu, which respects each product in its entirety.

Where?
Andrés de Fuenzalida 99, Providencia
Source: Nirvino

040!

What makes it special? Spanish chef Sergio Barroso is part of a new wave of chefs in Chile who take inspiration from around the world while mining the country’s own rich culinary history. His sleek restaurant in a boutique hotel serves up a succession of inventive, technically accomplished dishes that are strongly influenced by molecular gastronomy.

Where?
Antonia López de Bello 40, Recoleta
Source: 040

LOS PINGÜINOS NATURAL MONUMENT!

The largest penguin colonies in southern Chile, Los Pingüinos Natural Monument is home to more than 120,000 Magellanic penguins. Located on the small Magdalena Island, just one square kilometer and topped by a pretty red lighthouse, it lies 35km (22 miles) northeast of Punta Arenas.

Source: Los Pingüinos

CHILOE CHURCHES!

The Chiloe archipelago is an isolated group of islands, best known for a number of unique churches that boast a particular architectural style called Chilota. This style is a very unique combination of aboriginal and European Jesuit influence, and was reflected in more than a hundred wooden churches in these islands that were created in the seventeenth century.

Source: Chiloe

SANTIAGO GAY!

Santiago is the only city in Chile with anything resembling an organized gay community. The scene, such as it is, centres around Bellavista, and consists of a small collection of bars, restaurants, discos and saunas.

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SantiagoGay

VALLE NEVADO!!

Valle Nevado is a ski resort located on the El Plomo foothills in the Andes Mountains, at 46 km to the east of Santiago. This ski resort has one of the largest ski areas in South America and is considered one of the most modern in the continent. What are you waiting for to go?

More Info?
Ask in our InfoTour

CHILOE NATIONAL PARK!!

Chiloé National Park is a national park, located on the western coast of Chiloe Island. It encompasses an area of 430.57 km2 divided into two main sectors: the smallest, called Chepu, is in the commune of Ancud, whereas the rest, called Anay, is in the communes of Dalcahue. For sure one of the most beautiful parks in Chile.

More Info?
Chiloe

QUITRALCO!!

Quitralco is a fjord in Chile’s XI Region of Aysén. The fjord is a glacial basin surrounded by mountains. Due to the dense vegetation, the area has hardly been explored. The water has a relatively low salinity level, thanks to the amount of fresh water entering the sea from the surrounding mountainsides. The beauty of this places speaks for itself.

Where?
Quitralco

LA DIANA RESTAURANT!!

La Diana is a Restaurant has you never seen before. The restaurant was built in what it was the ex-storage room of Juegos Dianas ( an old playground very popular in Santiago). What`s attract the attention most is the amazing decoration that has the restaurant and its pizzas!

Where?
Arturo Prat 435, Santiago.

More Info?
LaDiana

LASTARRIA NEIGHBORHOOD!!

Lastarria Neighborhood is a historic neighborhood in the center of the city. Barrio Lastarria is a center for cultural activity, with cinemas, theaters, museums, restaurants and bars.

Where?
Santa Lucia subway station.

More info?
Barrio Lastarria

DIVERTIMENTO CHILENO RESTAURANT!

Immersed in the park of San Cristóbal Hill you can find Divertimento Restaurant. Located in the heart of Providencia but away from noise and bustle is a real oasis in the middle of the city.

Where?
El cerro 722, Providencia.
Metro Pedro de Valdivia.

Source:  Divertimento

CARRETERA AUSTRAL!!!!

Are you adventurous and looking for new experiences?  The Chilean Patagonia has one the most beautiful and unknown places on earth.  The Carretera Austral runs about 1.200 km from Puerto Montt to Villa O`Higgins through rural Patagonia.

Highlights?
Queulat National Park
Caleta Tortel
O`Higgins Glacier
The Marble Cathedral