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... place, one of the top ten best metro stations in the world, and Santa Lucia. One of our first stops was to look at some street art done Inti, one of the most famous in Chile. He uses these little dolls in his drawings that you are supposed to keep happy with small gifts such as cigarettes and alcohol if you have them in your house and then the dolls will bring you good fortune. As we walked we had some dogs follow us. I've noticed this a lot in some of the places we've ...
... all the way, very barren, but lots of different colours in the mountain sides. We passed a gypsum mine.
We eventually arrived at the place our trek was to start, then walked up hill, over broken rough ground for 20 mins, then it flattened out a bit, a further 40mins saw us at an open meadow land where there were goats and a few ducks. There we were at the base of the volcano that we had come to see. We could see glaciers and were surrounded by high peaks. It was a lovely ...
... help of our Spanish dictionary app and Jenni's limited Spanish, we managed to ask the people at the table next to us if they would like to share our fries (they understood and were very nice, but declined our offer). After that, it was back to the hotel for a jet-lag nap before an unremarkable dinner at the aforementioned German restaurant.
The next day, we were feeling a bit more rested and were ready to explore the city more extensively. Jenni ...
... you turned the right side of your brain was stimulated with more colorful murals to analyze. We spent a couple days wandering around the neighborhoods as if we were participating in Fremont's Summer Solstice or Ballard's Sunday Markets.
Twenty minutes away from Valparaiso is the upscale beach town Vina Del Mar. Siena wanted to test the chill of the Chilean Pacific, so we spent a day here ...
…and singers and jugglers
And peddlers always pidiendo for monedas and coins
I found Chinatown emerging as we speak…is this a new commerce?
There is history cemented in the piedras and bricks of every building
They are peddling this too…just now!
I am all things
A Barrio like no other
Or perhaps a Barrio like all others
Full of magic and beauty and life