Valpo: Chile’s dilapidated beauty

There's no rhyme nor reason to this poetic, coastal town.

Words: Lee Tulloch, Photography: Tony Amos
cerro concepcion
a bargain?
up and down
power couple
dodgy laneway
el plano, trolley bus
el plano
mercado central
mercado central out and in
Casa Higueras
Hotel 17
bbq, view from Casa Higueras
Pasta e Vino
Vinilo - Mrs & Gonzalo
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‘If we walk up and down all of Valparaiso’s stairs, we will have made a trip around the earth.’ So wrote Pablo Neruda, Chile’s great  poet, of the romantic, raffish city that hangs above Chile’s Pacific coast, winding around forty-five steep hills and defying gravity, geography and history.

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