Castle of toys

Chilean toys to take over Parque Forestal

A new exhibition charting the craftsmanship and design of Chilean toys will take up residence in a historic downtown Santiago park.

Thursday, April 17, 2014 Chilean toy collection finds new home in iconic downtown Santiago park. Photo via Museo del Juguete Category: Daily life - Culture

Rest and relaxation

This Chilean spa will take your breath away

Tierra Patagonia Hotel’s Uma Spa named as one of the most breathtaking on the planet by Fordor’s Travel.

Thursday, April 17, 2014 The stunning view of the Patagonian Andes from Uma Spa’s outdoor Jacuzzi. Photo via Tierra Patagonia Category: Tourism

Paralympic power

Para South American Games a great success for Chile

Chile were the first ever country to host a Paralympic version of the South American Games and the big names did not disappoint.

Wednesday, April 16, 2014 Juan Carlos Garrido lights the flame ahead of winning gold at the Para South American Games. Photo b Category: Daily life - Sport

Rural schools

Chile celebrates National Day of Rural Education

Students and teachers celebrate day of rural education in honor of educator and Nobel Prize winning poet Gabriela Mistral.

Tuesday, April 15, 2014 Students in Talca celebrate the National Day of Rural Education. Photo via Municipalidad de Talca Category: Education

Happy snaps

Wikitour photo contest aims to boost Chilean tourism

Recruiting thousands of eager participants, the Wikitour competition will build a library of snaps of Chile’s most inspiring locations — all free to the public!

Monday, April 14, 2014 This great snap of Lago Grey is one entry in the recently launched Wikitour photo competition. Photo Category: Tourism
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