PUERTO MONTT, CHILE--Monday, December 2, 2013 December 2nd 2013 Puerto Montt, Chile--Monday, December, 2013
Scattered showers with temps at about 50 degrees.
Valerie and I met in the lounge at 8:15, as the cruise director announced, to get our tender tickets. The winds came up, and for safety, they started having only one tender go at a time, so we didn’t get on the dock until 9:15. There, after looking around and talking to a representative of the guide ... read more
South America » Chile » Los Lagos » Puerto Montt 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
We are sisters who began our love of travel with our parents when we were in grammar school. We grew up in Northern California and had traveled most of the Western States and Mexico before the 8th grade. Sharon traveled to Europe the first time when she graduated from high school to be a Girl Scout camp counselor and Valerie lived in Europe 7 years teaching the US military community at the graduate level. We rarely take a tour and usually travel on a low budget, by car, plane, and train. We have recently both retired and Sharon bought a Roadtrek RV, that we named Rosie II after our parent's "R... full info