Academia de Idiomas del Norte
Another well-run outfit that specializes in paragliding, it charges CH$35,000 for a tandem flight, with photos included. As with most...
South of the plaza, Av Baquedano is lined with Georgian-style balustraded buildings dating from 1880 to 1930. Among them is the...
Centro Cultural Palacio Astoreca
Originally built for a nitrate tycoon, this 1904 Georgian-style mansion is now a cultural center, which exhibits contemporary work...
Mi Otra Casa
Laid-back artsy bar at the far end of Baquedano, with an interior full of mismatched objects and a range of different events, from...
El Tercer Ojito
Recognizable by the huge lump of quartz outside, this laid-back restaurant serves great vegetarian and carnivore-friendly dishes. Its...
Lonely Planet review
The Swiss-run Academia de Idiomas del Norte provides Spanish-language instruction. Classes are small (one to four students) and cost CH$252,000 to CH$317,000 per week, depending on intensity.