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UNCLE FLETCH!!

Fletcher Davis was, by trade, a potter. He had a flair to preparing food and when the business slowed down, he opened his little lunch counter next to the drugstore where he sold the legendary sandwich. Unkle Fletch recipe has landed in Santiago and is waiting for you to taste it!!

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Uncle Fletch

FUKAI RESTAURANT!!

If you love sushi, in Patio Bellavista you have one of the best sushi restaurants in the city. Fukai sushi restaurant has a lot of variety, delivery and a beautiful presentation. If you are in the mood for sushi, you know now where to call.

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Patio Bellavista

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Fukai

AQUI ESTA COCO RESTAURANT!!

One of the best chefs in the country has one of the best restaurants. The essence, what gives life to this restaurant, if the Pacheco Baquedano family, tenacious seekers after treasures and in love with Chile and its riches.

Where?
la Concepcion 236,Providencia, Santiago

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Coco

 

BAR COSMOPOLITAN!!

If you want to drink a beer and eat something good near the Hostel, Bar Cosmopolitan is your place. Located in Patio Bellavista, Bar Cosmopolitan open the doors to the public who wants to discover new flavors!!

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Patio Bellavista

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Cosmopolitan

GABRIELA MISTRAL`S PARK!!

In 1965, after the Heartquake of La Ligua in the north of Santiago, all the area that is nowadays the Gabriela Mistral`s Park together with construction machines were buried by rocks and mud. Because the machines were destroyed by the rocks, the administration of that time decided to recycle the machines to convert them in “trains” to create the park and name it Gabriela Mistral in honor of our first Nobel Prize.

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Parquemet
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Parque Gabriela Mistral

QUEBRADA DE CARDONES!

Quebrada de Cardones Natural Monument is a natural monument located in the Arica y Parinacota Region. It is traversed by Chile Route 11. About 73 plant species are found in this protected area, chief of which being the Browningia candelaris.

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Quebrada de Cardones

SALAR DE SURIRE!

Salar de Surire Natural Monument is a Chilean Natural Monument located in the Andes, in the Arica y Parinacota Region. It consists mainly of a salt flat and a number of small salt lakes, sheltering several Andean species of wildlife and plants. Arintica volcano towers over the salt flat.

 

LAS VICUÑAS NATIONAL RESERVE!

Las Vicuñas National Reserve is a nature reserve located in the Parinacota Province, Arica y Parinacota Region. The reserve lies immediately south of Lauca National Park and in its southern portion is contiguous to Salar de Surire Natural Monument, all of which form Lauca Biosphere Reserve.

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Parinacota

Source: Las Vicuñas

PLAZA MORI!!

Plaza Camilo Mori is located between the streets of Constitución and Antonia López de Bello, in the heart of Barrio Bellavista. One block away is Pio Nono street, which leads to the San Cristóbal Hill. Plaza Camilo Mori is also an important meeting place for bohemian culture in Santiago.

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Plaza Mori

PLAZA BAQUEDANO!!

Plaza Baquedano was inaugurated in 1928 in honor to the general and president Manuel Baquedano leader of the “War of the Pacific” against Peru and Bolivia in 1879.  Plaza Baquedano is located in the limit of Providencia, Santiago, and Recoleta.

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Plaza Baquedano

FUENTE ALEMANA!!

The Fuente Alemana is located at the beginning of the Parque Forestal just a few steps from the Hostel. Gift of the German colony for our independence centenary, the Fuente Alemana was created for the German artist Gustavo Eberlein.

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Fuente Alemana

PLAZA ITALIA!!

Plaza Italia is the most important landmark in Santiago, a point of meeting of any celebration, protest and commemoration. Inaugurated in 191o, Plaza Italia was a gift from the Italian colony of that time remembering the 100 years of the Chilean independence

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Plaza Italia

EL CHAGUAL BOTANIC GARDEN!!

The particularity of the Chagual Botanical Garden will be its dedication to the native plants of the Mediterranean zone of Chile. Considering it essential that the population becomes aware of the fragility of the patrimonial and genetic value that the plants of this zone contain, the idea of the Chagual Botanical Garden arises.

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MET

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JardinBotanicoChagual

SourceJardinBotanicoChagual

RIO BLANCO NATIONAL RESERVE!!

The Río Blanco National Reserve is located in the Region of Valparaíso. It covers 10,175 hectares of surface, in a Cordilleran sector to the east of the city of The Andes. As for animal species, the presence and reproduction of condors, pumas among other species stands out.

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CONAF
Source: Río Blanco

COQUINARIA RESTAURANT!!

Coquinaria is an invitation to a world of pleasures and unknown sensations that unfold in flavors, colors, textures and smells. It is a magical place for sensory experiences that you share next to a group of culinary lovers. It´s time to give to yourself a gift!

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Isidora Goyenechea 3000, Local S101  ·  Las Condes
Alonso de Córdova 2437  ·  Vitacura
José Alcalde Délano 10533, Local 1508 – La Dehesa

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Coquinaria

Source: Coquinaria

LAGO PEÑUELAS NATIONAL RESERVE!!

Lago Peñuelas National Reserve is a national reserve of Chile. The reserve was created around Peñuelas Lake, a freshwater reservoir that provides drinking water to Valparaíso and Viña del Mar. The park, which is located in the Valparaíso Region, was declared a protected area in the year 1952.

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Lago Peñuelas

Source: Lago Peñuelas

EL COLORADO!!

El Colorado is a ski resort located 39 km from Santiago. Located in the Andes mountain range, it is approximately one hour by paved route. Placed on the Colorado hill It receives abundant and short snowfall making it the perfect place for snow sports.

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Ask in our InfoTour
Source: Colorado

STREETS OF SANTIAGO!!

Do you want to know Santiago in a different way? this tour is for you!! Streets of Santiago shows you the work of more than 40 street artists through the city. Visit the city walking with a graffiti artist who will show you the greatest murals of Santiago.

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Ask in our InfoTour

LA CAMPANA NATIONAL PARK!!

La Campana National Park is located in the Cordillera de la Costa, Quillota Province, in the Valparaíso Region. La Campana National Park and the Vizcachas Mountains lie northwest of Santiago. This national park covers approximately 80 square kilometers and in 1984  with Lago Peñuelas National Reserve, was designated by UNESCO as a Biosphere Reserve.

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La Campana

Source: La Campana

GABRIELA MISTRAL SQUARE!!

The Gabriela Mistral Square is located in the Tupahue sector of the Metropolitan Park of Santiago, next to the Mapulemu Garden. It was designed in 1968 by the architect Federico Assler and the sculptor Maria Martner, which stands out for its mosaics and floating stones that allude to animal shapes.

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Parque Metropolitano de Santiago
Source: PlazaGabrielaMistral