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

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

Keep contained

Chilean container theater festival returns to Valparaíso

The fourth edition of the Festival Teatro Container brings an international flavor to the ‘Jewel of the Pacific.’

Friday, April 11, 2014 Shipping containers are transformed into artwork in Valparaíso. Photo by Teatro Container/Facebook Category: Daily life - Culture

Hong Kong hijinks

Chile reaches quarter-finals in famous rugby tournament

Chile put on a strong performance in their first visit to the acclaimed Hong Kong Sevens tournament.

Thursday, April 10, 2014 Chile reached the quarter finals in Hong Kong Rugby Sevens. Photo by J.I López/Feruchi Category: Daily life - Sport

Break a leg!

Chile’s government places culture at the center of its program

President Bachelet’s administration promises to double the arts budget and improve
access to culture for most vulnerable.

Monday, April 07, 2014 President Bachelet announces a doubling of the culture budget and plans to create a new large capaci Category: Daily life - Culture
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