Merry Christmas, Santiago & Chile!

Merry Christmas, Santiago & Chile!

Article updated November 2015 For those from the northern hemisphere, Christmas in Santiago may seem a bit odd; the end of December is also the beginning of summer, and temperatures can reach above 90 degrees F (32 degrees C). Hence, it’s unlikely that the song...
Celebrating Halloween in Santiago and Chile

Celebrating Halloween in Santiago and Chile

For 2014 events please read our updated Halloween article! Nothing makes any homesickness go away like celebrating holidays from back home. If you celebrate Halloween, take heart, you can find Halloween celebrations here in Santiago, Chile. It is still mainly an...

Fondas for Fiestas Patrias in Chile, 2013

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...