Travel Blogs from Valdivia, Chile

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Sealions in the market, Valdivia, Chile travel blog

Sealions in the market

A travel blog entry by rachel_john

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... silver jug. After stirring for a while I sip the delicious velvety perfection, and think lots of nice thoughts about Chile and Valdivia. Rachel's capuccino is also delicous and differs from the usual European formula because it has cream instead of milk. ...

Si Senor, Habla Castellano, Valdivia, Chile travel blog

Si Senor, Habla Castellano

A travel blog entry by shaunduvall

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... play particularily bad against Paraguay - and lose (no El Mundial Allemagne for them!) Thursday 31st March 2005 Spend the day in Valdivia, firstly wandering by the pleasant river, as the canoeist sweep by, and then the museum bit - I dont always go ...

Un burrito con salsa de fish pudding por favor., Valdivia, Chile travel blog

Un burrito con salsa de fish pudding por favor.

A travel blog entry by stevefn

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... heading a few hours further north, to adventure travel destination Pucon. But then I read the following in my guidebook, "Valdivia just may be Chile's most attractive and enjoyable city." It's Saturday after all, so I decide to give it a go. While ...

Fish Market & Chinese, Valdivia, Chile travel blog

Fish Market & Chinese

A travel blog entry by vickersontour

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... day today, after last nights antics. We got the bus to Valdivia, stopping off at the lakes on the way. Our hostel in Valdivia was called La Casa Grande which was quite nice. In the afternoon, most of the group went off to the market, including Lorna. ...

Random Sea Lions!, Valdivia, Chile travel blog

Random Sea Lions!

A travel blog entry by dawn_smedley

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Oh rainy, rainy days! We arrived in Valdivia late afternoon and as was to be the norm in Southern Chile, we got adopted by a nice lady who invited us to stay at her house! So we thought why not??! We got settled in with a duvet and everything and headed ...

Valuable Valdivia, Valdivia, Chile travel blog

Valuable Valdivia

A travel blog entry by laorfamily

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Valdivia is ideally located on the Valdivia River and in close proximity to the ocean. We went there to return the Chevette, sleep and take the bust to ...

Valdivia to Puerto Natales, Valdivia, Chile travel blog

Valdivia to Puerto Natales

A travel blog entry by ricnkate

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Valdivia: only spent one night here on the way down to Puerto Montt where our Navimag ferry would take us southwards. Highlights were the amazing botanic gardens near the university and the huge sea lions that hang out by the fish markets on the river ...

Seven Lakes Road, Valdivia, Chile travel blog

Seven Lakes Road

A travel blog entry by rowan-blackmore

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... is a german town, created after lots of Germans were encouraged to come and settle in the south of Chile. The town was only German speaking until recently. Valdivia is also famous for its beer, and has a number of breweries located there. In 1961 one of ...

Queers throw the best parties, Valdivia, Chile travel blog

Queers throw the best parties

A travel blog entry by manuelgomez

... meal. We all stayed until we were unable to continue with the eating and drinking - truly an epicurean delight. Valdivia was where I spent my first truly academic conversation in Spanish, about Cultural Studies, Deconstructionism, and historical ...

Valdivia, Valdivia, Chile travel blog

Valdivia

A travel blog entry by kellyjanebaker

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Feb. 13, 2006 - Valdivia, Valdivia, Chile travel blog

Feb. 13, 2006 - Valdivia

A travel blog entry by fintax

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A 3 ½ hour bus ride for $7 each brought us from Puerto Montt to Valdivia. We checked in at about 4pm at the Hotel Melillanca which Mariella arranged for us - none of the Lonely Planet recommendations appealed to us save the Hotel Palace, but she ...

Feb. 14, 2006 - Valdivia, Valdivia, Chile travel blog

Feb. 14, 2006 - Valdivia

A travel blog entry by fintax

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Tuesday, February 14, 2006 (Valdivia) - St-Valentine's Day: Another clear blue sky welcomed us upon awakening and after a quick breakfast, Caroline & I headed out toward the riverside where we were to embark for our tour ($25 each). We were more ...

Beer time!, Valdivia, Chile travel blog

Beer time!

A travel blog entry by jon-daniella

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... directional skills. It was a little further away from the bus station than we would have liked as we were carrying our heavy bags. Valdivia was Ok, though the only problem was its constant rain. This being the lake district of Chile they tend to get a lot ...

Valdivia - they have a brewery, Valdivia, Chile travel blog

Valdivia - they have a brewery

A travel blog entry by beyondwpg

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Not much to say about Valdivia.  The have a brewery that turned out to be more of a restaurant but I was lucky enough to be there during the chocolate ...

Chilean pecan pie.  I mean it., Valdivia, Chile travel blog

Chilean pecan pie. I mean it.

A travel blog entry by nathan.frisch

... south pop up in Central Chile, partly because of the similar climate (i.e. HOT, minus the tornadoes, substitute earthquakes) I guess. Valdivia is a pleasant college town nestled on a river, filled with parks and good stuff to eat. All the museums ...

Hacia el norte, Valdivia, Chile travel blog

Hacia el norte

A travel blog entry by lelaulau

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... a la gente que nos recoge, y todos se contradicen... así que al final llegamos ahí, y claro, no había ruta para Valdivia ! Pero aprovechamos para almorzar ahí, frente al mar, con las casas construidas sobre las colinas dando a la playa. Nos fuimos ...

Big fat sealions in Valdivia, Valdivia, Chile travel blog

Big fat sealions in Valdivia

A travel blog entry by vblowry2000

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... you a receipt for your bag when they stow it too.  It cost us about 2 pounds each for today's journey. We reached Valdivia and I was surprised that it was such a big town. It's really not geared for tourists although there is one attraction that ...

Valdivia, Valdivia, Chile travel blog

Valdivia

A travel blog entry by schnaefu

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We arrived early afternoon to Valdivia and went straight away to the famous fish market. Well, I guess the ridiculosely fat sealions there attract more people than the fish market it self. Horrible... those things are just HUGE!!! We bought fresh fish ...

Temuco and Valdivia, Valdivia, Chile travel blog

Temuco and Valdivia

A travel blog entry by carolinet

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... it all though. Somehow I keep ending up with more stitches than I started with. Think I keep wrapping it round too many times!! Valdivia is a very cool young city. We've seen rowers and sea lions, luckily no rowers being attacked by sea lions........ Have ...

Yet more sea lions, Osorno, Valdivia, Chile travel blog

Yet more sea lions

A travel blog entry by john_and_esther

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... 're here, is there anything to see or do in this town?" "No." Needless to say we got straight back onto a bus, this time to Valdivia. We were only there for a night, but it seemed quite a nice town. We went out for drinks with two American girls, who ...

Ancud - Valdivia, Valdivia, Chile travel blog

Ancud - Valdivia

A travel blog entry by patzunddomi

nettes hostal, gefuehrt von einem deutschen und einer chilenin. von hier aus machen wir eine inselrundfahrt und besuchen ein historisches museum ueber die meist deutschen einwanderer vor 100 ...

Valdivia, Valdivia, Chile travel blog

Valdivia

A travel blog entry by karien

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Valdivia, Valdivia, Chile travel blog

Valdivia

A travel blog entry by ronamayk

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Valdivia is a city near the ocean and known by it's local beer and sea food - so we went to check it. a little thing I forgot to tell that this trip has a purpose and I have a mission - Find Locos!!! locos is a kind of shell that grow only in Chile and ...

Valdivia, Valdivia, Chile travel blog

Valdivia

A travel blog entry by bron_and_eli

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Chilling at the lake, Valdivia, Chile travel blog

Chilling at the lake

A travel blog entry by siyaya

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... were quite a few people around but not much else/ not even a cup of coffee to be bought!  Today we are in Valdivia, a town near the coast and had a lovely time walking through the "Feria Fluvial" - a fascinating riverside market selling fish and ...

Sea lions in paradise, Valdivia, Chile travel blog

Sea lions in paradise

A travel blog entry by nancydeb

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... of the talkative hospedaje owner (a hospedaje is like a bed and breakfast), we only had a few minutes of light to admire Valdivia's chief attractions: the sea lions. And they are so cool! I just couldn't get over how much they look like lions. The ...

Road trip Chile pt 2 - Pucon-Valdivia-Entre Lagos, Valdivia, Chile travel blog

Road trip Chile pt 2 - Pucon-Valdivia-Entre Lagos

A travel blog entry by lucieinsa

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... , Jamiroquai's Singles collection. 7 Days In Sunny June this definitely was not. It continued to rain for the two hour drive to Valdivia on the Pacific coast. It was still raining when we popped out to the fish market and haggled for some hake (our ...

South Chilean extravangaza, Valdivia, Chile travel blog

South Chilean extravangaza

A travel blog entry by americankluntje

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... and delicious food I truly felt like I was on holidays :)  At night we arrived at Chris’ cousin’s place in Valdivia, which is the Chilean city it rains most at. This was definitely proven during our arrival. As it was dark and foggy I ...

Shawn goes to college, Valdivia, Chile travel blog

Shawn goes to college

A travel blog entry by merkdog4

... "Yo ho don't you know sitting to close to the TV will hurt your eyes".  Good thing she doesn't understand English.  Valdivia has a large college across the bridge and since I love college campuses and I haven't seen one yet in SA I decide to ...

In search of the locos, Valdivia, Chile travel blog

In search of the locos

A travel blog entry by kerenk1019

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... these clams from Chile called Locos. Rona has been searching for them for 2 months and we heard that we could find them in Valdivia. Our search started in the fish market. I have never seen a more impressive fish market, there were just tons of fish ...

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