Why You'll Love It
If you seek out cemeteries, Santiago’s Cementerio General belongs on your list. Historically important—most of Chile’s presidents, including Salvador Allende, are buried here—but the resting place of ordinary people as well.
It isn’t kept up everywhere, but I thought that this added to the somber atmosphere.
You will also find the Memorial del Detenido Desaparecido y del Ejecutado Político, remembering those disappeared and executed by the Pinochet regime.
Know Before You Go
This cemetery remains in use, and you will likely see mourners