For years, the Lastarria neighborhood has been acknowledged as the primary cultural and gastronomical center of Santiago. Nevertheless, new cultural circuits have taken precedence in the city, one of them centered around the neighborhood known as the “Barrio Italia”.
The initiative of the Colectivo Patrimonio Sonoro (Musical Heritage Collective) compiles the history of 15 families that carry in their blood the tradition of the barrel organ, bass drum and chinchín (a type of rattle).
It was a fortuitous finding. At the beginning of August this year, the Unidad de Astronomía of Universidad de Antofagasta (Universidad de Antofagasta’s Department of Astronomy) announced Farid Char’s incidental finding of an asteroid close to the Earth. The object was named Atón 2014 OL339. In a later study, carried out by the Universidad Complutense […]
A few weeks ago, the American magazine Time listed “The 13 most amazing sandwiches the world has to offer” and our traditional chacarero made the list. Following that logic, we wonder, which are the most amazing sandwiches Chile has to offer?
The national debutant filmmakers Rosario Espinoza and Enrique Farías will compete for the Kutxa-Nuev@s Director@s award in the next edition of the San Sebastián International Film Festival with their movie “La madre del cordero”
The wine producing region of Maipo Valley was voted as the third best wine destination to visit on USA TODAY’s website. The voting was open to all the paper’s readership and it closed on August 5, awarding the first place of the 10 Best Readers Choice ranking to the Alentejo zone in Portugal.
For the first time in its 12 years of existence, the most renown show of quality olive oil in the world, Sol D’Oro, organized once a year in Italy by Veronafiere, left its homeland to come to Chile to set up the first version of Sol D’Oro Hemisferio Sur.