chile

How to celebrate chilean independence day: a gringo's guide

How to celebrate chilean independence day: a gringo's guide

There is no better place to celebrate Chile's day of independence than in its capital, Santiago. But, knowing how and where to have the best time can be difficult for first-time visitors. That's why we've created this guide - just for gringos!

what do things cost in chile?

what do things cost in chile?

Part of our 'what do things cost?' series, this article outlines the typical costs in Chile for a budget backpacker, to allow us (and you) to make a comparison of living and travel costs across Latin America.

our favourite things to do in valparaiso

our favourite things to do in valparaiso

Home to art, culture and the best empanadas we found in South America, it's no wonder that Valparaiso was our favourite city in Chile. Here are some of the best ways to discover its charms. 

Top things to do in Santiago de chile | how to spend a day

Top things to do in Santiago de chile | how to spend a day

Santiago may not have the wealth of tourist attractions common to most capital cities, but there's still plenty to entertain you for a couple of days. Here are our top things to do in Santiago de Chile!