02.08.2013 - 02.09.2013
Chile was settled by several countries. German Lutherans established a congregation and built a church in Valparaiso in 1897.
Our pictures of the jumble of houses, street art and laundry could fill an album!
Vina del Mar is a nearby, more upscale town: "the garden city".
The two mile beach in Vina del Mar is a vacation attraction in the area.
Ash Wednesday and Lent are approaching quickly.
Could these be the dog days of summer in Chile?
The citizens of Vina del Mar most certainly "let sleeping dogs lie"!