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La Piojera

La Piojera

This is one tough dive bar or maybe it just happened to be at the moment I swung through. It’s for locals and locals that like to drink – namely, El Terremoto, The Earthquake.
Julio, Produce Vendor

Julio, Produce Vendor

Santiago, Chile
Liguria

Liguria

A Chilean bistro with great ambience and good food. I had the chicken al pil pil which is a hot bowl of chicken with a light broth. Bread and salsa was served to start.
Emporio Zunino in Mercado Central

Emporio Zunino in Mercado Central

On my visit to this market my plan was to nosh on some seafood at one of the restaurants lining the exterior of the market.
Mercado Central

Mercado Central

El Mercado Central is largely a place to find fresh seafood but meat, cheese, bread and pastry shops can also be found.
Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes

Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes

A neoclassical structure where I got to see exhibitions by Chilean artists and where I discovered the photography of Sergio Larraine.
Santiago is for Lovers

Santiago is for Lovers

Santiago, Chile
Bar Berri

Bar Berri

I stumbled on Bar Berri. The downstairs area is cozy but the bartender tipped me off to the salon upstairs.
Bellavista Murals in Santiago

Bellavista Murals in Santiago

The Bellavista district is covered with murals and graffiti as is many other parts of the city. Some great art can be found by just taking a long walk about.
Carolina, Cafe Haiti

Carolina, Cafe Haiti

Santiago, Chile
Cafe Haiti

Cafe Haiti

I had a cortada doble at Cafe Haiti. This fine establishment is a part of the coffee culture in Santiago known as “coffee with legs” or “cafe con piernas”.
Lomito Italiano at Fuente Alemana

Lomito Italiano at Fuente Alemana

For locals and tourists alike Fuente Alemana is the go-to for a sandwich lunch.
Santiago Lastarria 43 Hotel: The View from Room 31

Santiago Lastarria 43 Hotel: The View from Room 31

This was home during my stay in Santiago. It was spacious, bright, clean and fairly modern while keeping all of the charm.
The Ritz-Carlton Bar in Santiago

The Ritz-Carlton Bar in Santiago

Greetings from Santiago, Chile.
Nomad Hotel: The View from Room 1215

Nomad Hotel: The View from Room 1215

The Nomad Hotel lies just north of Madison Square Park in New York City.
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