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It's Chile... (part1)

I’m off playing a game of “Where in the World is Carmen Sandiego” with myself and somehow ended up in the Southern Hemisphere.

I flew out of MSP on May 15th and less than 24 hours later woke up in Santiago, Chile. 280 mots de plus


Alec Peters to return for senior year at Valparaiso

Of all the early entrants to enter the NBA Draft earlier this spring, Valparaiso forward Alec Peters likely had the most interesting set of choices. Of course there was the matter of whether or not to remain in the draft. 292 mots de plus

Horizon League

Rooftop meeting, Valparaíso, Chile

Looking out from Cerro Concepción over the port district, I spy upon a rooftop meeting, in Valparaíso, Chile.


Valparaiso and Vina del Mar, Chile

We decided to take a day trip out to the seaside and visit the coastal cities of Valparaiso and Vina Del Mar.

Valparaiso is known for its colourful clifftop houses which cling to the numerous ‘cerros’ (hills) that make up the city.   325 mots de plus


Valparaiso - the street art capital of the world

Warning: this post contains far too many photos of street art than is reasonable (and is therefore a jumbled mess!)

Pretty much the whole time we’ve been in Chile  people have either been asking us if we’ve been or if we were going to Valparaiso (Valpo for short). 490 mots de plus

Children and shopping carts

3 things you shouldn’t do with your child and the shopping cart and the correct way to place your child in it.

Seen in a supermarket in Valparaiso, Chile.


Contrast - Valparaiso, Chile

This story is an excerpt from Ed’s book, A Casual Traveler

The ride from Santiago to Valparaiso was uneventful in comparison to some of my Asian bus adventures. 2 137 mots de plus

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