bellas artes

I Scream Ice Cream

August 8, 2012

I recently read a study that Chileans now eat the most ice cream in Latin America at over 6.5 liters (nearly 4 gallons) per year, per capita. That’s around 27 million gallons of ice cream for this smallish nation of 15 million people. Chileans take their ice cream seriously. Besides consumption at home, the boom […]

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My Favorite Hood in Santiago: Bellas Artes/Lastarria

May 7, 2010

My disappearance from the blogosphere in the past 2 weeks has largely been due to another move. Yes, after 8 months of living in the farther reaches of the Ñuñoa burbs far, far, far away from the metro and signs of urban life, I am back DOWNTOWN in my favorite hood in Santiago: Bellas Artes […]

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