Walking Valparaíso’s Neighborhoods


Invasion of the Toursists

Invasion of the Toursists

Ursula and I spent much of the afternoon walking the hilly neighborhoods high above Valparaíso.  As you’ll recall from last week we arrived up here after ascending in a funicular — one of eight still serving this Chilean port city.

Cobblestones

Cobblestones

The cobblestone streets up here offer up some great views of the bay far below.

Street Scene

Street Scene

The houses up here also display a certain charm.

Shutters and Pickets

Shutters and Pickets

The Doorway

The Doorway

And, yes, there is lots of color as well.

Ursula at the Door

Ursula at the Door

Artistic Rendering of Valparaíso Bay

Artistic Rendering of Valparaíso Bay

There are even some cliff-hanging cafés along the way.

Hangin' Out

Hangin’ Out

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2 responses to “Walking Valparaíso’s Neighborhoods

  1. Maaaaaan, this looks like sooooo much fun! ITS SO COLORFUL!
    Wish I could be there *sigh*