Mark Briggs

Mark Briggs is an aspiring journalist who spent the first four months of 2011 in Santiago. While there he wrote for the local English language newspaper (The Santiago Times) and produced a travel guide (for Essential Guides, available soon on the itunes App store). He has been published in The Big Issue and has written for numerous sports blogs. He began writing for Sounds and Colours in the summer of 2010. Read his Santiago Days column to find out more about his time in Chile.

Website: soundsandcolours.com/content/columns/santiago-days

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Santiago Days (Arriving in Chile)

Santiago Days (Arriving in Chile)

By 25 January, 2011

This is the first part of a weekly/bi-weekly blog from Mark Briggs (a budding writer and regular contributor to Sounds and Colours). He will be providing regular updates on life in the Chilean capital, Santiago, where he has... Read Article

Chile celebrates 200 years of independence

Chile celebrates 200 years of independence

By 19 September, 2010

On September 18th Chile celebrated 200 years of independence from Spain, featuring fiestas, cultural events, and redevelopment. Sounds and Colours takes a look at the activities celebrating the anniversary and see how the west was won. For these... Read Article