San Pedro de Atacama, Chile

San Pedro de Atacama, Chile

San Pedro de Atacama is the jumping off point to visit the many, otherworldly sights of the Atacama Desert. It is a small town that sits at 7,900 feet, or 2,400 meters. It is a town surrounded by some of the most beautiful desert sights you will ever see and some unbelievable sunsets. San Pedro has almost everything you will need […]

Valparaiso or Viña del Mar?

Valparaiso or Viña del Mar?

  Anyone who visits Chile will hear about Valparaiso and Viña del Mar. There are many day tours that go to these two ocean side cities. After touring the Atacama desert we opted for some R&R by the sea! We decided to stay in Viña del Mar and just visit Valpo (what the locals call Valparaiso). Here is our review of […]

Wine Tasting in Chile

Wine Tasting in Chile

  Those who know me know my favorite things in the world are coffee, wine, and my husband, in that order. Just kidding! Or am I? You will not see us write an article about Chilean coffee because it sucks. Sorry Chile, but instant coffee is not real coffee. In Chile’s defense we found a few good coffee shops that […]

Visiting Santiago, Chile

Visiting Santiago, Chile

Santiago is a wonderful city. After living in Brazil for so long, we appreciate the infrastructure and how modern it is. Yet, there is no need to stay more than a few days. Santiago is fun, and has its sites but it is not the same as touring iconic cities like Buenos Aires or Rio de Janeiro. You can see most of […]