Valparaiso, Chile

After hearing good things about Valparaiso from other travellers and locals, we decided to get the 1.5/2 hour bus from Santiago. Costing only 12.000 pesos (£12), it was a comfortable and easy trip. Having both fallen asleep quickly for the whole journey, we were there in an ‘instant’. What caught our attention first were the […]

Sightseeing in Santiago

We love Santiago! After spending 17 nights in the city, we got to know a small part of it very well: the Bellavista neighbourhood and the Providencia area. Santiago is up there with one of my favourite capital cities that I’ve been to so far. Bellavista Quirky, vibrant and adorned with colourful artwork, the Bellavista […]

Food & Drink in Santiago

Eating and drinking in Santiago was on the whole very good, but getting a decent coffee proved  tricky, so thank goodness for Monsi’s!  Si often explained how we wanted our coffee made and sometimes the time spent doing this paid off, but a lot of the time they were still pretty bad! Argentina definitely won […]