A brewery and a chicharia in Curacaví October 29th 2009 We stopped in the town of Curacaví, between Valpo and Santiago, with one mission - to visit the Kross brewery. We took a cab from the center of the town through fields of yellow flowers and were greeted by the young Germans who ran the operation, and given an explanation of their setup. Kross is one of the best microbreweries in Chile, and we were curious to see how they fared with designing re ... read more
South America » Chile » Santiago Region » Curacaví Prior to the coming of the Spanish in the 16th century, northern Chile was under Inca rule while Araucanian Indians inhabited central and southern Chile; the latter were not completely subjugated until the early 1880s. Although Chile declared its ind... ... read more
Experiencing new places has and will continue shaped who I am. I love to discover how other people live and incorporate what I can into the amalgamation of cultures I live in. I've moved around quite a bit throughout my life and will probably continue to do so for a while. I'm especially trying to find out about local history and culture through food and drink. Enjoy and learn from my stories, and send me some feedback!
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