Santiago’s Barrio Italia, with its various art galleries, hidden patios and tranquil charm will surprise you…
Many of the modern, renovated buildings that now house a multitude of offerings were once factories or warehouses belonging to the 19th-century Italian immigrants in the area. Along the serene, tree-lined streets shoppers can now find art galleries, design and antique stores, and fashionable restaurants.
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Traditional Furniture Shops
One of the busiest of these free-standing boutique arcades is Estación Italia, which is a luminous, multi-story building that uses the original architecture, adding stairs, and a walk-through from Avenida Italia straight through to the street Condell. Inside there are clothing boutiques, natural soaps and bath products, colorful shoes, and painted pottery, among other stores.
Where to Stay: Carmenere Eco Hotel
The first Eco-Hotel in Chile, using solar panels and recycled water.
Services that the hotel offers:
- In room spa service
- Organic Chilean wine cellar
- Organic coffee bar
- All-natural Chilean breakfast
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