Chile including Easter Island November 7th 2007 Chile
Santiago - very vibrant and lovely and safe feeling city. Makes me feel not so bad about missing Sao Paulo, even though I have time here again anyway. First trip was to see Brazilian Embassy, got there after ½ hour walk and was hidden behind gates - guard checked for me and man inside gave me note with Brazilian Consulate address - about 2min walk from my hotel. Oh oh oh, there was a pro ... read more
South America » Chile Prior to the coming of the Spanish in the 16th century, northern Chile was under Inca rule while Araucanian Indians inhabited central and southern Chile; the latter were not completely subjugated until the early 1880s. Although Chile declared its ind... ... read more
Got the travel bug in 2002 and have had to take 12 months off work to try and get my ever increasing list of places to visit down.
Well that obviously didn't work - you just see more places and the list grows rather than shrinks!... full info