Niebla December 8th 2009 One day while staying in Valdivia we headed to the town of Niebla to see the market and the old fort there. The scenery is beautiful, with lush greens, rocky grays, and blue water. To get here their are shared cars that bring locals around - taxis would be expensive. Locals take shared cars to docks along the rivers to hop onto water taxis home too, as there are not enough bridges to connect la ... read more
South America » Chile » Los Ríos » Niebla 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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