Quintay, Chile

Quintay is a small fishing village located about 47 km (29 mi) to the south of Valparaíso, Chile. The coast at Quintay, Chile http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Costa_%28Quintay%29.jpg Felipe Malagueño From the village center, small lanes wind down to the caleta, or creek, where there’s a fishing harbor with its seafood restaurants. Here you can see the fishermen unload […]

Punta Arenas, Chile

Punta Arenas is the capital of Magallanes & Antartica Chilena, the southernmost region of Chile. It covers 17,846.3 sq km (6,890.5 sq mi) and has a population of 120,000 (2011 estimate). Punta Arenas is the biggest city south of the 46th parallel south. Punta Arenas is located on the Brunswick Peninsula (Península de Brunswick). It […]

Cartagena, Chile

Cartagena is a town in San Antonio Province, Valparaíso Region, Chile. It covers 245.9 sq km (95 sq mi) and has a population of around 17,000 (2011 estimate). This hillside town overlooking the Pacific Ocean. It has winding streets and dainty houses. At the coast is an esplanade called La Terraza de Cartagena, lined with […]

Victoria, Chile

Victoria is a city in Malleco Province, Araucanía Region, Chile. It spans over 1,256 sq km (485 sq mi) and has a population of 34,000 people (2012 estimate). The city is within sight of a number of majestic volcanoes of the Andes, among them Tolhuaca Longquimay, Sierra Nevada and Llaima. Victoria was founded in 1881 […]