2016 Vendimias Celebrate Wine in Chile and Beyond!

2016 Vendimias Celebrate Wine in Chile and Beyond!

It’s time for our annual Vendimia listing! Don’t know what all these vendimia’s (harvests) you’re hearing about are? The term applies to all fall harvests, but is most often used to define the wine harvest and the festivals that celebrate the year’s harvest for the winery and the local community (including visitors!). You can learn more here! If you already know all about vendimias then get ready for this year’s festivities in Chile and beyond.

Fondas for Fiestas Patrias 2015 in Chile

Fondas for Fiestas Patrias 2015 in Chile

NOTE: For those of you worried about damage and cancellations due to the earthquake Wednesday evening, please check with the individual events and organizers. Most places in and around Santiago that are not ocean front communities experienced minimal damage and should...
Faena Hotel: Exploring Luxury in Buenos Aires

Faena Hotel: Exploring Luxury in Buenos Aires

Buenos Aires is a city both old and new, a place that’s as focused on its future as it is upon its glorious past. Though it has a well-known habit of looking towards Europe for its cultural identity and sense of style, Buenos Aires is still regarded as an iconic...
5 Great Bakeries for Almond Croissants in Buenos Aires

5 Great Bakeries for Almond Croissants in Buenos Aires

One thing that’s hard to miss when you come to Buenos Aires are their facturas (pastries). It seems as if there is a bakery on every other corner in some neighborhoods. The most common factura you will come across in Buenos Aires is the medialuna, a sweet croissant...
Celebrate the 2015 Vendimias in Chile and Beyond!

Celebrate the 2015 Vendimias in Chile and Beyond!

For 2017 Vendimia’s check out our new article! 2017 Vendimias Celebrate Wine in Chile and Beyond!   It’s Vendimia time! If you’re not familiar with the vendimia (harvest) it applies to all fall harvests, but is also used to define the wine harvest and the...
Le Merval: A Stock Market Themed Bar in Buenos Aires

Le Merval: A Stock Market Themed Bar in Buenos Aires

There are plenty of bar options in neighborhoods like Palermo, San Telmo, or Recoleta, but Microcentro, Buenos Aires’ business district, has very few places for travelers to grab a drink. If you’re in the city’s Downtown area and looking to relax after a day of...
Santiago Tourist now on Field Trip App!

Santiago Tourist now on Field Trip App!

Tourists, we’re always trying to make it easier for you to find all the things you can do while you’re traveling in South America! We’re pleased to announce one of the newest ways you can find your next adventure with the addition of Santiago Tourist’s articles to the...
Get Santiago Tourist Updates Wherever You Go!

Get Santiago Tourist Updates Wherever You Go!

Tourists, want to know how to keep in touch with us while you’re planning your trip or if you’re already traveling? You can follow us on our social network accounts!   In addition to articles here on SantiagoTourist.com, for upcoming events and other info about...