chile Travel Blogs
Flamingos in the Atacama Desert of Chile
2014.09.20 — I knew flamingos were pink and I knew flamingos were big – it wasn’t until viewing them in the wild at Laguna de Chaxa in Reserva Nacional “Los Flamencos”????did I realize what a large and gangly bird they are. Their necks loo ...
Win a free trip to the Atacama Desert, Chile – worth $7, 348
2014.09.17 — Sponsored by the LATAM Airlines Group Are you a fan of sandboarding at high speeds down gigantic sand dunes in the desert? Or what about flamingos, lunar landscapes, erupting sunrise geysers, and amazing sunsets? The Atacama Desert, located in northe ...
Win a Free Trip to Chile’s Atacama Desert
2014.09.16 — I look back on most of my travel past??fondly, but I do have some regrets throughout my history as a globetrotter. Case in point: My trip to Chile’s Atacama desert, or lack thereof. You see,??a couple weeks before I crossed the bor ...
Santa Fe Green Chile Cheeseburger Smackdown
2014.09.15 — And the winners are: The second annual Santa Fe Green Chile Cheeseburger Smackdown has come and gone. Bragging rights for the next year are in new hands. The winner and Reigning Chomp is the Original Alien Burger made by Second Street Brewery.??The i ...
Backpacking in El Salvador: Boat Tour of Crocodile Creek at Mangrove Forest, Barra de Santiago
2014.09.14 — Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel Backpacking in El Salvador: Boat Tour of Crocodile Creek at Mangrove Forest, Barra de Santiago Yet another exciting post today on my journey backpacking in El Salvador. After finding a paradise ...
Fascinaci??n Atacama – el desierto m??s seco en el norte de Chile
2014.09.14 — Es considerado el desierto m??s seco del mundo, pero ese hecho no impresiona aun (de hecho, todos los desiertos son secos. ?? O no ?). Si uno ha explorado entonces el desierto de Atacama en todas sus facetas, queda fascinado entre todas las formas ex ...
Inside Santiago’s Fiestas P??trias
2014.09.14 — Classes were wrapping up on a Friday morning in mid-September, and my Brazilian Portuguese teacher casually mentioned we wouldn’t be having class the following Thursday or Friday. Before I could bat an eyelash, I found myself perusing plane tic ...
Hatch: Chile With a Side of Kitsch
2014.09.12 — Southwest Compass - Pointing Southwest Travelers in the Right Direction Passing through agricultural fields nourished by the waters of the Rio Grande, you drop into the nothing village of Hatch, New Mexico (three square miles with a population of few ...
Win a Trip for 2 to Chile & Antarctica!
2014.09.10 — I’m so wishing I had a U.S. passport right now because this is a trip I’d love to have a shot at winning for myself! Turbodown is running an amazing travel contest and the grand prize is a trip to CHILE????AND ANTARCTICA! I’ve never ...
English Opens Doors Program- Teach English in Chile
2014.09.10 — The English Opens Doors Program, of the Chilean Ministry of Education and supported by the United Nations Development Program, aims to increase the English proficiency of Chilean students and teachers of English as an indispensable skill to aid in Ch ...
On the Camino de Santiago: Day 2 from Barbadelo to Portomar??n
2014.09.09 — Finally, the first long day of our Camino started on Day 2 in Barbadelo.?? Day 1, as I wrote about, was really a “baby” hiking day.?? All good; ’twas for a good reason (like getting to see O Cebreiro).?? But I (along with my fellow ...
Luxury Travel In Chile: Top 3 Highlights You Won’t Want To Miss
2014.09.08 — Lately, you have been finding yourself obsessing over the natural wonders of Latin America, but reports of crime and the overall perception of a lower standard of living have given you pause when the subject of actually booking a ticket has arisen. ...
A Paradise by the Pacific Ocean: My Stay at Capricho Beach House, Barra de Santiago, El Salvador
2014.09.07 — Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel A Paradise by the Pacific Ocean : My Stay at Capricho Beach House, Barra de Santiago, El Salvador I stumbled upon one of the most off the wall spots from my travels yet while in El Salvador. Aft ...
My First Ever Surfing Lesson, Pacific Ocean, Barra de Santiago, El Salvador
2014.09.06 — Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel Success!! MY first ever surfing lesson was in El Salvador!! I have a confession to make, one of which if you follow my Facebook page, you’ll be aware of. I had NEVER been surfing before. N ...
On the Camino de Santiago: Day 1 from Sarria to Barbadelo
2014.09.03 — As I explained in an earlier post, my time to do the Camino de Santiago was limited so we started in Sarria, west of Le??n, 110 kms from the end point in Santiago de Compostela. The itinerary though had us visiting O Cebreiro and Samos prior to start ...
Chile work visa for Indians and related procedures
2014.09.01 — So it’s no secret that we were in Chile for the past 4 months with me working with a company more »
Starting my Camino de Santiago in Dublin
2014.08.22 — Wait. Starting the Camino where? Every pilgrim “starts” their journey somewhere. ??Up until my trip to Ireland, my Camino journey had??been more abstract??than literal. However, once I got to Dublin, I took the first steps that made it ...
Ask GoMad Nomad: Is it Safe to walk the Camino de Santiago as a Solo Woman?
2014.08.19 — Ask GoMad Nomad: Is it Safe to walk the Camino de Santiago alone as a Woman? I am going to walk the Camino de Santiago in Spain around late June / early July and I know you’ve done it. The only thing is, I’m going at it alone, an ...
Matrimonio Club de Polo, Santiago | Sofia y Alberto
2014.08.18 — Sofia and Alberto are??salt of the earth, beautiful simplicity, fun loving. They care about what’s important — their commitment, their love, their friends, their families. A wedding isn’t about the flowers, the dress, the circus at ...