Chile May 1st 2008 Chile is a country occupying a long narrow strip of land in South America. It’s squeezed between the Andes Mountains and the Pacific Ocean. The coastline extends for over 2,700 miles and the country is never more than 110 miles in width. Located directly along the Pacific “Ring of Fire,” Chile has around 2,085 volcanoes, 55 of which are active.
Its unusual shape and vast length make fo ... 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
My name is Robert Roach and I'm a Travel Writer and Photographer living in Los Angeles, California. For the past 10 years I've been working for a major airline which continuously allows me to enjoy one of my biggest passions, Traveling the World.
As Travelers, I feel we should share our experiences and pass on knowledge of what we've seen and learned. We live in a time when almost all of the Earth has been explored. With the exception of some of the deepest ocean depths, there is no place unknown to man which has not already been documented. However, everyone has their own view of a de... full info