• Valparaiso Architecture Guide: Places to Visit in Chile's Jewel of the Pacific

    15 days ago - By Arch Daily

    © Deensel , bajo licencia CC BY 2.0. ImageCerro Concepción, Valparaíso
    Situated at the foot of 45 hills along the Chilean coast, Valparaíso was a key port in the South Pacific during the 20th century before the construction of the Panama Canal. Thanks to its rapid industrial and commercial growth, the port underwent an urban transformation, attracting thousands of foreigners and cementing its reputation as a bustling South American cosmopolis rich in society, culture, and architecture. Described by The Guardian as a "Berlin by the seaside" , Valparaiso's historic downtown was declared a...
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