Home - 2024 - Chile and Patagonia - Dec 29 - Arrival in Santiago

Photographer: Josh Eckels

Our Santiago apartment

Our Santiago apartment

Our private patio area

Looking up from our rental's patio

The outside of our rental's building

Basilica de la Merced

Out on the town

East side of Plaza de Armas

On patrol

Central fountain

Metropolitan Cathedral of Santiago

Monumento al Pueblo Indígena

Percussion street performance

Inside Metropolitan Cathedral

Inside Metropolitan Cathedral

Inside Metropolitan Cathedral

Heading north from Plaza de Armas

Entering the market area

Lots of cheap produce

Need fish?

Lots of great seafood

Checking out the options

Inside Mercado Central

Parque Forestal

Outside the Museo de Arte Contemporáneo

Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes

Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes

Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes

Ascending Cerro Santa Lucía

Looking northeast from Cerro Santa Lucía

At the top of Cerro Santa Lucía

North-to-east panorama from Cerro Santa Lucía

Gran Torre Costanera and the rest of downtown

Jardín Circular in Cerro Santa Lucía

Sculpture in Cerro Santa Lucía

Cannon in Terraza Caupolicán

Terraza Caupolicán

More sculpture

Descending Cerro Santa Lucía

In the Plaza de Armas

So many optica stores

Lunch inside the central market - ceviche

La Pica de Clinton, patronized by Bill Clinton in 1998

Iglesia de San Francisco

Ceiling and wall detail at Iglesia de San Francisco

At the top of Cerro Santa Lucía

Outside the NYT recommended Pulperia Santa Elvira

At our table, before anyone else showed up

Our table in front of the daily menu

Appetizer course

Our mains

A dessert main course


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