Chiloé Island

Posted on Nov 15, 2015 in Chile

Enjoyed a fantastic couple of days on Chiloé Island. The colourful wooden buildings, houses on stilts (palofitos), scenery and seafood were all fantastic. Nearly all the houses and buildings in colonial Chiloe were built with wood, and wood shingles were used extensively for siding & roofs. So many of the houses today still have the same construction, and painted in bright colours.

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