Photo of the Week – Santiago’s Fresh Seafood at the Mercado Central

I loved spending a year in Santiago, Chile with the Andes as a majestic backdrop and in a country that offers so many beautiful landscapes from deserts in the north to fjords in the south.

One of my favorite places in Santiago is the Mercado Central where one cannot only shop for fresh seafood but, actually, sit down and have some lunch on said seafood, accompanied, of course, with a nice Chilean white wine.

But don’t only stop to eat.  Walk around and check out the colorful – and slightly smelly – stands!

Seafood at the Mercado Central in Santiago, Chile



  1. Great seafood foodie shot! Love walking around markets and just capturing photos of fruits, vegetables, seafood, desserts, you name it. Even things I wouldn’t necessarily like.
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  2. Santiago is beautiful. Regardless of what many people say. I like staying in Bellas Artes cause is just the best. If you are wondering where to stay in Santiago check out this guy’s apartments:


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