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...
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...
Fondas for Fiestas Patrias in Chile, 2014

Fondas for Fiestas Patrias in Chile, 2014

Looking for Fonda’s in 2015? Check out our Fonda’s for Fiestas Patrias 2015 article! Fiestas Patrias is one of the most important holidays in Chile; it’s also known as Dieci-ocho (eighteen). Though the event itself is made up of two days (the...
Zomato Restaurant Guide comes to Santiago, Chile!

Zomato Restaurant Guide comes to Santiago, Chile!

How do you choose where you’re going to eat? Many people rely on personal recommendations. If you’re just visiting Santiago you may not have local connections to give you those recommendations. Most of the restaurant search or online ordering guides are in Spanish,...
How to get a Brazilian Tourist Visa in Chile

How to get a Brazilian Tourist Visa in Chile

Olympic Update for the 2016 Games in Rio! For some tourists you do not need to get a Visa for visiting Brazil during the Olympic games. Brazil has issued a “Visa exemption from June 1st to September 18th, 2016, for stays of up to 90 days, for the sole purpose of...
ANZAC Day in Santiago, Chile

ANZAC Day in Santiago, Chile

The 25th of April, ANZAC Day, is an important day for most Australians and New Zealanders, and I for one, remember it wherever I am in the world. Despite the years that have passed and the modern, busy times we live in, I am proud when I see just how many people still...