Today we went to a national park. It was nice to do some nature walking and doze off on the beach. The weather was super nice, so we really enjoyed being outdoors, especially after a rainy Sunday. It was a bit strange to see cows on the beach, would be the first for me... The beach was very wild, with almost no one there. We had to cross a small canal to get closer to the water.
Nonna & JN's Trip Around The World 2012
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Paila Marina soup dish...a local seafood specialty
This afternoon we took a bus to Chiloe island, and arrived in Castro, which is the capital of the island. This place is known for its seafood, so we had clams in lemon sauce at the market, and went to a really nice restaurant for dinner where we ordered a seafood tasting menu, and it was fantastic, especially paired with a glass of chilean sauvignon blanc (which was only $3). Yum!
Lunch at the old fishing port...
Yesterday we got off the boat at 8am and explored the town by foot. The first stop was the old fishing port in Angelmo. We walked around in amazement looking at all the freshly caught seafood, figuring out what we wanted to try for lunch. On the upper floor of the market, there were a lot of small restaurants. We tried one of them and had two dozen oysters, which were so fresh, and absolutely fantastic. Then we ordered lunch at another small restaurant next door,...