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ARAYA, Marcelo. The hidden waters of Valparaiso. ARQ (Santiago) [online]. 2009, n.73, pp. 40-45. ISSN 0717-6996. http://dx.doi.org/10.4067/S0717-69962009000300007.
The topography forces the modification of the regular urban weave and generates variations, such as the folds leading the waterways. Valparaiso is understood in its crevices, in the relationships between the hills, the waters and the sea. It is in this way that its inhabitants adapt to the geography and benefit from it.
Palabras llave : Chilean-Urbanism; topography; urban morphology; road works; hydrography; human types.