Category: Chile

Powdery snow at Valle Nevado

Powdery snow at Valle Nevado

Woke up super early to leave Santiago on a bus that ran on South American time (of course).   We set off on our 1 1/2 hour drive to Valle Nevado. Since I happened to be in a hurry to start skiing, its inevitable that shit that could/would go wrong did go wrong. 1. Had [...]


A visit with Neruda and Valparaiso

Day trip to Valparaiso and Isla Negra, which in fact is not an island,. its just where Pablo Neruda has his favorite house and where he is laid to rest with his third wife, Matilde. The bus rides were so beautifully senic, it was fantastic. The time just passes by. From Santiago both of these [...]