By Cassie Juberien
The area of Chile
Chile is 302,778 square miles, twice the size of California.
Mineral refining; metal manufacturing; food processing; fish processing; paper and wood products; and finished textiles are some of the major industries in Chile.
Spaniard Pedro de Valdivia
A famous artist from Chile is Roberto Matta.
Vina del Mar
Vina del Mar has long white sandy beaches that stretch across the Pacific coast of Chile. A big tour site is a large flower clock known as "Reloj de Flores", that has its numbers made up of flowering plants.
Valparaiso is one of Chile's most important seaports. Valparaiso is nicknamed "The Jewel of the Pacific" for its improvised urban design and unique architecture.