What type of region is Chile?

Continent South America
Region Southern Cone
Coordinates 30°00’S 70°00′ W
Area Ranked 38th
• Total 756,102 km2 (291,933 sq mi)

What region is Chile in?

What climate region is Chile?

Regions

Climate Ecoregion Natural region
Semi-arid (BWk, BSk) Chilean matorral Central Chile
Mediterranean (Csa, Csb)
Humid subtropical (Cfa) Fernandezian Region
Temperate oceanic (Cfb) Valdivian temperate rainforests Zona Sur, Zona Austral

What is considered rude in Chile?

Visitors should greet the head of the household or a senior individual first. Chileans stand closer to others than most North Americans or Europeans, and it is considered rude to back away. It is also considered rude to click your fingers or beckon with an index finger.

What is Chile famous for?

Even though Chile is internationally known for its succulent red wines and its devilish pisco, Chile also has a strong and diverse beer culture!

What is central Chile like?

This central section of Chile enjoys a Mediterranean climate, with the cool, dry summers and mild, rainy winters characteristic of the western coasts of all the continents between 30° and 40° latitude.

Who controls most of the minerals in Chile?

During the 1990s the government enacted new laws to open up the industry to private companies, but the majority of copper mines in Chile are still controlled by the state (Codelco).

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