|South American continent. Chile outlined|
in dark ink & shaded.
|A close-up of Chile & its neighbors.|
Peru, Bolivia, Argentina
Pacific Ocean, Atlantic Ocean (barely)
291,930 square miles
Five Largest Cities:
Santiago, Valparaiso, Concepcion, La Serena, Antofagasta
Famous Geographical Point:
Carlos Sotomayor, painter
Book Set In/About:
Eva Luna by Isabel Allende
The story of a poor, young orphan girl who trades in the only currency she owns: stories. From the description, it sounds rich in details about South American culture.
Movie Set In/About:
"El Club (The Club)" (2015), directed by Pablo Larrain
At a secluded house near the Chilean seaside where disgraced Catholic priests are sent to sort themselves out, a special counselor arrives after an incident. I think this film sounds fascinating!
Headline of the Day:
"Chile Honors Allende on 43rd Anniversary of Coup That Toppled Him" on Fox News Latino.