World Heritage Sites in South America

Historic Quarter of the Seaport City of Valparaíso, World Heritage Site (Chile) Editor Tue, 01/01/2019 - 17:42
The Historic Quarter of Valparaíso represents an extraordinary example of industrial-age heritage associated with the international sea trade. The colonial city presents an excellent example of late 19th-century urban and architectural development in Latin America.
Humberstone and Santa Laura Saltpeter Works, World Heritage Site (Chile) Editor Tue, 01/15/2019 - 18:44
Humberstone and Santa Laura contain over 200 former saltpeter works where workers from Chile, Peru and Bolivia lived in company towns and forged a distinctive communal pampinos culture. That culture is manifest in their rich language, creativity, solidarity, and their pioneering struggle for social justice.