La Vega, the Capital's oldest farmer´s market

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Many are afraid to go to this place with their cameras because it´s not one of the best neighborhoods in Santiago, however, in this area you can walk and take pictures in a perfectly quiet way to experience one of the most popular places in the capital of Chile.

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La Vega is a farmer´s market that is located in the district of Recoleta, Santiago, what you can find here is a big variety of food and restaurants like fish, meat, octopus and Peruvian stuff.

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There are different reasons for visiting this place, either for the explosion of many colors that blend into the variety of scents, looking for cheaper products or my reason, to know one of the city’s oldest meeting points and see how the people interact in the narrow corridors.

I recommend you to bring a film with 4ooISO minimum because it´s a little dark inside.

And don´t be afraid to go and explore every corner of this remarkable place!!

written by regina_falangi on 2011-02-10 in #world #locations #venue #vegetables #chile #fruit #la-vega #market #santiago

3 Comments

  1. gatokinetik-o
    gatokinetik-o ·

    Que bueno el artículo!!!

  2. gaabi
    gaabi ·

    me encantó la foto polaroid del principio :D

  3. andpoto501
    andpoto501 ·

    la vega es un lugar muy pintoresco y bello, de contrastes...

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