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Top Choice Arts & Crafts in Temuco

Fundación Chol-Chol

The most responsible spot to buy Mapuche gear is located 16km out of town. This nonprofit, Fair Trade organization works with 600 rural Mapuche women to offer top-quality weavings and textiles made entirely by hand.…
Top Choice Arts & Crafts in Santiago

Artesanías de Chile

Not only do this foundation's jewelry, carvings, ceramics and woolen goods sell at reasonable prices, most of what you pay goes to the artisan that made them. Look for other locations in Santiago and throughout Chil…
Wine in Santiago

Vinomio

This boutique wine shop has the most knowledgeable staff in town to help pair serious oenophiles with rare bottles not found in the supermarket. You might pay a bit more for your vino, but your reward is insider kno…
Shopping Center in Santiago

Estacion Italia

This hub of commerce houses more than two-dozen independently-owned boutiques selling everything from art supplies (Arte Nostro) to Brazilian-inspired exercise clothes (Moda Acai) and hand-crafted leather shoes made…
Arts & Crafts in Santiago

Plop Galería

Tucked away in an unassuming passageway behind the ticket booth for Teatro Ictus, this cutesy shop specializes in graphic art, design books and other products handmade in Chile. You can also stock up on art supplies…
Market in Santiago

Flea Market

Antiques, collectibles and fascinating old junk fill the cluttered stalls at this famous flea market between Bío Bío and Franklin. Sifting through the jumble of vintage sunglasses, antique brandy snifters, cowboy sp…
Mall in Iquique

Zona Franca

Created in 1975, Iquique's zona franca is a massive monument to uncontrolled consumption – reputedly South America's largest. The entire region of Tarapacá is a duty-free zone, but its nucleus is this shopping cente…
Market in Arica

Poblado Artesanal

On the outskirts of Arica, near the Panamericana Sur, is this full-on shopping experience: a mock altiplano village filled with serious craft shops and studios, selling everything from ceramic originals to finely tu…
Market in Elqui Valley

Horcón Artisanal Market

Drive on from here and you'll reach the Horcón artisanal market in the valley of its namesake village, worth a browse for its wealth of gorgeous handmade arts and crafts, local all-natural food and cosmetic products…
Duty Free in Punta Arenas

Zona Franca

The duty-free zone is a large, polished conglomeration of shops that is worth checking out if you’re looking for electronics, outdoor gear, computer accessories or camera equipment. Colectivos (shared taxis) shuttle…