Archive for 'Chile'

Geysers, salt flats and flamingos: What not to miss in the Atacama Desert

Posted on 12. Feb, 2014 by .


The Atacama Desert is like no other place on Earth, and there are tons of tour options to explore the area. Read on to find out what we recommend in our favorite place in Chile.

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Soaking up the desert spirit in San Pedro De Atacama

Posted on 09. Feb, 2014 by .


Read what makes San Pedro De Atacama, the tiny desert village that is our favorite place in all of Chile, so special – from delicious food to the look and feel of the Wild West.

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The otherworldly landscapes of Chile’s Atacama Desert

Posted on 04. Feb, 2014 by .


There is no question why NASA does test runs for its Mars missions here – the landscapes are incredible. One glance through this photo essay and the Atacama Desert will surely land on your Must See list!

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How to upset an entire nation: Why Chileans Think We SUCK!

Posted on 31. Jan, 2014 by .


We have angered an entire nation. Find out what we said, what we didn’t say, and how the Chileans reacted…

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Warming up to the Iquique coastline in Northern Chile

Posted on 19. Jan, 2014 by .


Question: The more you travel, do you start to compare every new place with somewhere you’ve been before? We do this constantly now and not only the general feeling of a place, but even specific corners, streets and neighborhoods, too. It took us quite a while to warm up to Iquique, a city in Northern […]

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Pisco, papaya and the playa: A trip to La Serena and the Elqui Valley

Posted on 11. Jan, 2014 by .


Fresh ocean breeze, beaches for miles and a quaint colonial center make La Serena the perfect beach escape and the gorgeous Elqui Valley even made our top five places in Chile!

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Here’s why we think Chilean food sucks.

Posted on 05. Jan, 2014 by .


There is a lot to love about Chile, but the food’s not one of ’em. Find out why Chilean food just plain sucks…

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Goodbye 2013: Our year of travel in pictures

Posted on 31. Dec, 2013 by .


This is the fourth year in a row we reflect on another year as nomads and 2013 was an incredible mix of city-hopping and time spent in some of the most wide-open, underpopulated, breathtaking places on the planet! Find out why!

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How much does it cost to travel in Chile (and tips for traveling Chile on a shoestring)

Posted on 20. Dec, 2013 by .


We spent nearly four months in Chile and are sharing our travel expenses! Find out how much to expect for accommodation, food, transport and entertainment and how to save money on a visit to Chile!

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Where to stay in San Pedro de Atacama, Chile: Atacamadventure Wellness & Ecolodge

Posted on 16. Dec, 2013 by .


We enjoyed our last bit of luxury at the Atacamadventure Wellness & Ecolodge in San Pedro De Atacama before crossing the border to Bolivia!

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