If you love street art you are going to lose your mind over Valparaiso Chile. This gritty city visited by cruise lines on their South America cruises is worth a closer look. Take a tour during a shore excursion or grab your map and do a self-guided tour of Cielo Abierto if you have more time.
Argentina, a relatively young country, gaining its independence as recently as 1816, has an interesting history of civil war, dictators, coups and occupations. Much of the country’s history revolves around Buenos Aires. This is not surprising as it is both the Capitol of Argentina and a port city.