Ready for some fun Chilean trivia? This year, Cascada Expediciones is celebrating 25 years of helping you embark on dream trips – hiking through Torres del Paine in Patagonia, soaking up the sun on the lofty altiplano of the Atacama desert, exploring the city of Santiago, relaxing with a glass of wine at one of […]
Valparaíso lies just short distance to the west of Chile’s capital, on the long Pacific coast, yet the contrast between the two cities couldn’t be more pronounced. It’s safe to say that if you go to Valparaíso expecting an extension of Santiago, you’re in for a bit of a shock. Valparaíso has its own distinct character, but one that’s been embellished and exaggerated over the years until it’s hard to know what’s fact and what’s fiction. Here we take a look at the top five myths surrounding Valparaíso and root out the truth behind the hype!
The fifth annual Patagonian International Marathon is just around the corner! Come mid-September, the roads of Ultima Esperanza Province will thunder with the pounding of runners’ shoes as competitors from all over the world race through some of the most staggeringly beautiful scenery on Earth!