Santiago – the city of the Republic of Chile. The city is located in a locked cauldron on the banks of the Mapacho River at the tip of the Andes. It was founded in 1541 by the Spanish commissar Pedro de Valdivia and named in honor of the Apostle Saint. In Santiago, there are many … Read more

La Serena


La Serenas beautiful beaches, climate, beautiful landscapes, and cuisine rich in seafood dishes have made it the countrys most popular beach resort.  However, this oldest Chilean city is known for more than just its tourist destinations. Copper and silver have long been mined here. Minerals were mined and used to make different everyday items. The … Read more



Valparaísí – the second largest and most important city in Chile, the countrys most important seaport and a haven of the spirit of antiquity: the historic part of the city is included in the universal heritage of UNESCO. The Valparaiso has sprung up on the coastal hills of the Bordeaux Mountains as a distinctive amphitheater. … Read more

Viña del Mar


The town of Viña dellMar is located in the province of Valparaiso, eight kilometers from its administrative center. Its name is Spanish for Wineries by the Sea. A short distance between the two towns can be crossed in 10 minutes by the Metro. Vigneault-de-Mar is practically the administrative center of the city. It has a … Read more

San Pedro de Atacama


Overall Score 3.1 Tap water: No, not drinkable Religious government: Religious Population: 2,500 people GDP: $13,794 / year Foreigners can own real estate: Yes Power outlets: 230V50Hz Internet: 20 Mbps Best wireless: Movistar Pay without cash: Yes, cards OK almost everywhere Tipping: Most bills have the total and below it a suggested 10% and a … Read more



The city of Antoine Augusta is located in a single commune and is its administrative center. Its eastern flanks are surrounded by steep uplands, its western flanks are washed by the Pacific Ocean. Modern Antointegastan stretches along the coast and is considered the smallest city in the country. Its area is filled with old houses … Read more



Ikike, a seaport, is located in the region of Tarapaca, which occupies the area between the Chilean-Belizean border and the Pacific Ocean coast. Like many cities in the region, it was founded by Spanish colonists during the period when the land was being settled. Until 1879, the area where the city was located was part … Read more