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21 Things To Do in Santiago: Chile’s Cool Capital

Surrounded by the Andes mountains, Santiago has to be one of the most beautiful capital cities on the planet. It’s also a very fun place to visit, with a rich history, vibrant culture, and great tourism infrastructure.  If you’re ready to plan a big trip to Chile for hiking in Patagonia or exploring the Atacama ...
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What To Pack For a Camping and Trekking Trip in Torres del Paine, Chile

Packing for a trekking and camping trip in Torres del Paine National Park in Chile, means being prepared for all seasons. That’s right, even in the summer months, you can expect to see some snow. If you’re properly prepared, trekking the Circuit (“O”) or the “W” trail is an incredible, memorable experience. In this article ...
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Our Experience On The Famous O Circuit Trek in Torres del Paine

The roar was terrifying. The walls and ceiling of our tiny hostel seemed to bend and buckle under the force of it. I have rarely been truly “scared” in all of our time on the road, but my mind was racing as I laid on my back listening to the deafening destruction of the storm ...
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Trekking Torres del Paine: The Ultimate Guide to The “O” Circuit

The Circuit trek in Torres del Paine is a trip for the intrepid traveller! This is an expedition where you’ll truly be out in nature, and away from the crowds. When deciding which trek to do in the National Park (W or O), it’s important to be realistic about your physical abilities. The “O” (Circuit) trek ...
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Punta Arenas, Chile: The City at The End of The World

Chile has to be one of the most interesting looking countries. A sliver of land that stretches along the Pacific coastline for more than 6,000 kilometers. Bordered by the cool Pacific Ocean on the west side, and the imposing Andes Mountains on the east, Chile is an isolated place. From central Chile, heading south, the country starts to ...
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A Guide To Valparaiso – Chile’s Colorful Street Art Capital

Brilliantly colored buildings, breathtaking lookouts, old funiculars and some of South America’s finest street art all pouring down steep hills towards a busy sea port and a secluded natural harbour. When we heard this description of Valparaiso, we knew we had to go. It even has a cool nickname: “Valpo“. At this point we’d been ...