A French writer, journalist and private tour guide, I live and work in Chile, in the neighbourhood of Valparaiso and Vina del Mar, not too far from Santiago. I know Chile from North to South and am happy to give advices and guide people in my adoptive country!
Hello Natala, You can take a day cruise in the Fjord Última Esperanza and the a short trek towards Serrano Glaciar, and then ride a zodiac on Serrano river. You can also go visit a traditional Estancia Travel, with horseriding,... See More
Hello Romulo. As far as I know, the only options are: - renting a car (which I don't recommend because you need a special permit to cross the border) - hiring a private driver - taking a tour with a travel agency. There is no hop-on hop-off bus, unfortunately. ... See More
There are no buses to Valparaiso and Viña del Mar after 11pm. Taxi is the only option unfortunately. So I suggest you stay at the Holiday Inn Express Santiago, Chile right in front of the airport and go to Valparaiso... See More
Hi Amy, Let me answer point by point: 1. Both areas are safe 2. Both areas are close to metro stations, but you may have more near Saint-Germain-des-Prés. 3. Definitely Saint-Germain des Prés for the cafés. St-Germain is at the heart of the Quartier... See More
Hi Molly, It depends what you want to see and do... Two things to consider: 1) the price 2) the necessary time to get to a museum and visit it properly. If you take Versailles for instance, count 1h to 1.5h to get there. Then queue for half an hour or more (no bypassing... See More
Hi Kristina, Asking for places to go with your partner while you are single is both strange and optimistic... I'd say keep Italy and France for that time. As things to do on your own, I have always felt long treks and backpacking are great to do alone, as you... See More
Hi Caitlin, that's a tough one, as you can find pretty much everything in Paris... If you think about food, it could be some good Californian wine, or something typically Asian-American that would be hard to find here. Not food? Then the best thing is to bring something... See More