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LOS DOMINICOS MARKET!

The best Chilean handcraft In Las Condes, at the foothills of the Andean Mountains and surrounded by a simple country style atmosphere, the historical colonial site of Los Dominicos is found. You will see artists working on novel natural products such as leather, fine woods, straw, baked mud, glass, wool, roots, metals and semiprecious stones such as silver and lapislazuli, transforming them into beautiful and unique art pieces!

los dominicos

Where?
Apoquindo Ave, 9085
Metro Los Dominicos

Source: Corporación Cultural Las Condes

MUSEO INTERACTIVO MIRADOR – MIM!

MIM is a museum where visitors can explore firsthand all phenomena there are around us in Chile through a varied theatrical exhibitions.
Places like the light, machines and fluids rooms invite visitors to discover interesting queries in a fun way! An ideal place to go with children!

mim

Where?
Punta Arenas Ave 6711, La Granja

How much?
Adults: 7 USD (3.900 CLP)
Children: 5 USD (2.600 CLP)

THE 25 NICEST MURALS IN BELLAVISTA!

Bellavista Neighborhood has many particularities that make it unique and distinguish it clearly from the rest of Santiago. Among them emphasize its many murals that accentuate its bohemian and alternative character. The paintings on the walls in different styles and techniques accentuate its appeal and give a close alternative to all santiaguinos who yearn the good vibes of Valparaiso! Voyhoy made a list that shows the 25 most beautiful murals: take a look!

murales bellavista

Where?
Between the north bank of the Mapocho River and Cerro San Cristobal

 

NIKKITA PRESENTS SUNSET PARK!

Every wednesday summer, Nikkita Productions opens the “Sunset Park” in CentroParque terraces: enjoy a bar under the evening in one of the nicest park in the capital! Hope to see you during midweek, it’s a perfect moment to unwind in a large living room dancing until 3am!

sunset park

EMERALD NEIGHBORHOOD!

Part of the original layout of Santiago, the location was used for long time as street parade area. By the time the Posada del Corregidor and the nearby square were built in 18th century, the bohemian character was established and later ,in mid 20th, renovated. Nowadays the neighbourhood is living a reborn, with book and design stores, coffeshops, restaurants and much more!

barrio esmeralda

Where?
Emerald St. with Mac Iver St.

BOCANARIZ!

A space for wine lovers and an innovative restaurant where gastronomy has been designed to pair with its wide wine stock. Run by its owners and a team of professional sommeliers, offers lunch, dinner and all day plates to share a good glass of wine or thematic tastings presenting the latest on national viticulture. A must on your visit to Chile!

bocanariz

Where?
José Victorino Lastarria, 276 – Lastarria

When?
Monday to saturday: 12h to 0h30
Sunday: 12h to 17h

TUPAHUE POOL! @SAN CRISTOBAL HILL

The hot season begins! What could be more refreshing than a pool? San Cristobal’s pool measures 82 meters long by 25 meters wide, is known for its irregular design, lush vegetation and environment, an artificial waterfall and a great view of the city. A perfect picture!

piscina tupahue

Where?
North-west slope of Cerro San Cristobal

When?
Tuesday to sunday: 10am to 7:30pm

How much?
General: 10 USD (6.000 CLP)
Children (3-13 yeard old): 6 USD (3.500 CLP)

BALMACEDA PARK!

This park is following eastward the Parque Forestal, named after president José Manuel Balmaceda monument located at its west end. With large sunny lawns, a coffee shop with public library and the Monumento a la Aviación (Aviation Monument): a large scale sculpture along with a massive water fountain with light show at dusk. At the side the coffee shop is possible to find one of the few pedestrian bridges crossing the Mapocho. The locks attached are put by couples to symbolize their love.

balmaceda

Where?
Av. Providencia between Plaza Baquedano and Tajamar’s Towers

EXHIBITION: “MÚSICA HECHA A MANOS”!

Focusing on luthiers and handmade music, the most important craft event of the country is open! More than 100 national and international exhibitors are participating of the 41st version. This year will feature the work of luthiers and music from the roots through an exhibition and on-site demonstration of the instruments who make these master craftsmen.

musica hecha a manos

Where?
Bustamante Park – Providencia

When?
From 31/oct to 16/nov
Sun-thu: 11am to 9pm
Fri-sat: 11am to 10pm

How much?
Adults 5 USD
Seniors, children and students 2,5 USD

Worldcup Brazil 2014 at Hostal Providencia

Next thursday starts the WorldCup Brazil 2014 and Hostal Providencia has the best offers for every game. What is this? Discounts 2×1, 1hrs. before each game (we have 3 tv´s) in our beers!!! And FREE choripan during the game.

Hostal Providencia BRA CRO

Where? Vicuña Mackenna 92 +56 2 26352536
When? 12 June to 13 July