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San Jose Destination Guide

Explore San Jose in Chile.

San Jose in the region of Biobío is a town in Chile - some 310 mi (or 498 km) South-West of Santiago, the country's capital city.

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Current time in San Jose is now 08:29 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named "America / Santiago" with an UTC offset of -3 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Valdivia, Temuco, Talca, Santiago, Rancagua or San Carlos de Bariloche. Since you are here already, make sure to check out San Jose, Ramadillas, Colico Norte, Colico and Colico. We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.

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Slackline Arauco city

02:44 min ( November 20, 2009 by RenatoLuengo)
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Slackline en la playa de Arauco, primero en blanco y negro ninja, (video robado a los cabrosde zona 041 :D ) Después bruja y chino en la playa de Arauco

The reggeflay representando la tupi ft e...

03:47 min ( May 21, 2012 by SuperPanxitha)
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Nacimiento de cristobal ariel viveros mo...

02:21 min ( August 02, 2008 by miltonviveros)
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Weno aki la primera aparicion del cristobal frente a las camaras

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Interesting facts about this location

La Imperial, Chile

La Imperial or Ciudad Imperial was a city founded by Pedro de Valdivia on April 16, 1552 and named in honor of the Emperor Charles V. It was abandoned on April 5, 1600 and destroyed as a result of the Mapuche Uprising of 1598 during the War of Arauco. The ruins were called Antigua Imperial. A city was refounded there in 1882 under the name Carahue.

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Located at -37.37, -73.33 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:1600 disestablishments, Chile geography stubs, Destroyed cities, Geography of Araucanía Region, Populated places established in 1552, Populated places in Cautín Province, Titular sees


Carampangue is a small town in Biobío Region, Chile. The town is approximately 50 kilometers south of the regional capital, Concepción, and a borders the towns of Arauco and Ramadillas. Carampangue is split by a highway, with the two parts respectively referred to by residents as Carampangue Viejo (old Carampangue) and Carampangue Bajo (lower Carampangue). This division is not legal or administrative – it just makes giving directions easier. The name Carampangue is Mapudungun for green Nalca.

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Located at -37.37, -73.33 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Arauco Province

1960 Concepción earthquake

The 1960 Concepción earthquake was actually a succession of three destructive earthquakes that happened between 21 and 22 May 1960. The first was on May 21 at 06:02 UTC-4. Its epicenter was west of Curanilahue, Bío Bío Region, Chile, and its magnitude was 7.9  or 8.3MW and 7.3 or 7.5MS. In this earthquake, which lasted 35 seconds, destroyed one third of the buildings in the city of Concepción.

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Located at -37.37, -73.33 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
Tags:1960 earthquakes, 1960 in Chile, Bío Bío Region

Laraquete River

Laraquete River is a small river in Arauco Province, Bío Bío Region of Chile. Its sources are in the Nahuelbuta Range and they flow west to its mouth at the bay of Arauco and the foot of the hill of Andalicán where there is located the town of Laraquete.

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Located at -37.37, -73.33 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 16 mi away.
Tags:Geography of Bío Bío Region, Rivers of Chile


Laraquete is a Chilean town in Arauco, Arauco Province, Biobío Region. It is located at the mouth of the Laraquete River about 50 kilometers south of the Chilean city of Concepción. The town locally known for its tortillas that are served with shellfish by the "tortilleras. " The name Laraquete is Mapudungun for "big chin. " Laraquete has a population of 5000.

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Located at -37.37, -73.33 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 16 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Arauco Province