Travel Blogs from Vina del Mar, Chile

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February 13, Vina del Mar, Chile travel blog

February 13

A travel blog entry by ryanr

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... ;track in the ground while also being pulled by cables. After that, we took a boat ride around the harbour.   My time in Vina has become a little more mellow, I've had some more time to relax and get settled in. I am still trying to get used ...

Vina del Mar: it's Chile by the sea, Vina del Mar, Chile travel blog

Vina del Mar: it's Chile by the sea

A travel blog entry by whichwaynow2011

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... decided to check out Vina Del Mar and Valparaiso on the Chilean coast, just a couple of hours from Santiago. We stayed in Vina Del Mar, a pleasant enough town with great beaches and coastal views. We hired a strange buggy bike thing (see pic) on our ...

A legacy fulfilled!, Vina del, Chile travel blog

A legacy fulfilled!

A travel blog entry by danm1986

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... Miami, with high-rise, unspecial, blocks of apartments, golden sands and wide roads - not at all what I had expected but Viña del Mar had it's charm which was really tough to see through it's clouds, smog, wind and flippant approach to architecture, ...

Kaffetrinken, Viña del Mar, Chile travel blog

Kaffetrinken

A travel blog entry by annafuessner

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... hinsehen sahen wir, dass an den Löffeln noch die Lippenstiftreste unserer Vorgängerinnen hingen. Zum Glück gibt es aber in Chile immer ein Glas Wasser zum Kaffee. Wir hatten ja 2, also opferten wir eines und wuschen unsere Löffel darin ab. Juliana ...

kunstprojekt, Vina del Mar, Chile travel blog

kunstprojekt

A travel blog entry by julegschwander

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nach langem hin und her beschlossen wir dann doch alle zusammen eine grosse wand ...

Vina del mar and  Valpariso, Vina del mar, Chile travel blog

Vina del mar and Valpariso

A travel blog entry by niallquaid

what to say about vina del mar. it was ok but we had our 1st bad day here. we got to the hostel which was costing a fortune (but they all did)and found that it was actually ok and served the best breakfast we had had. the owner Fernando was very ...

Vina del Mar, Vina del Mar, Chile travel blog

Vina del Mar

A travel blog entry by jimflem

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... at the "Vina Mar". This is a new vineyard by the same owners as Vina Tarapaca. We came back to huge waves in Vina del Mar. Nicholas writes about this ..... the first wave was huge and caught my Mum and Dad. Unfortunately my dad was rolling up my ...

Vignettes of Viña, Viña del Mar, Chile travel blog

Vignettes of Viña

A travel blog entry by manuelgomez

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... desire to capture their gatherings. Reñaca, once simply the beach down the way, is now the most fashionable spot in Chile. Those people might look like they're doing the beach thing, but they're actually intently maintaining the social hierarchy by ...

Panorama from Agua Santa, Vina del Mar, Chile travel blog

Panorama from Agua Santa

A travel blog entry by paulrobinson

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When approaching Vina del Mar for the first time, it is always good to approach from the old Santiago Road down Agua Santa for the best view. If arriving at sunset then the reward is more special still and there are miradors en ...

Vamos a la Playa, Vina del Mar, Chile travel blog

Vamos a la Playa

A travel blog entry by clandybar

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... ! We took the shuttle back to Valparaiso and caught the bus back to Santiago. It was a really great day trip to Viña del Mar... Maybe we should have given Valparaiso a second chance, but we just couldn´t see that charm everyone was talking about. ...

wieder zurueck, Vina del Mar, Chile travel blog

wieder zurueck

A travel blog entry by julegschwander

und nachher gehts dann grad wieder wieter in den ...

I Love This Weather!, Vina del Mar, Chile travel blog

I Love This Weather!

A travel blog entry by adventuresbyamy

It's been such great weather here for the past week or so. I love it! It's almost the same weather as early summer in Seattle: clear skies, sunny, and warm. I hope it lasts for a little while. If it rains though, it'll just make skiing this weekend all ...

Viña 2008, Viña del Mar, Chile travel blog

Viña 2008

A travel blog entry by ruizespieces

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... laundry.  i know, i know, when does the fun start?  well, we finally got out of the house at 2 and took a bus to viña del mar, the next town over.  where valpo is built on hills and is a very artsy town (tim you would love it here), viña ...

New Years Eve Party, Vina del Mar, Chile travel blog

New Years Eve Party

A travel blog entry by paulrobinson

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We went to the Beach to watch the New years Eve fireworks. Dinner at the "Enjoy del Mar". Lovely modern resturaunt next to the Casino with a view of the presidentail palace, estero, beach and most importantly, the new year ...

Jardin Botanica and Empanadas, Vina del Mar, Chile travel blog

Jardin Botanica and Empanadas

A travel blog entry by adventuresbyamy

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Today I went to Jardín Botanica in Viña del Mar with all of my host family minus Rodrigo, who was taking one of his finals. The canopy was so much fun! It had a few different courses of ropes and zip lines and such. We went on the most difficult one. ...

Im a moron, Viña Del Mar, Chile travel blog

Im a moron

A travel blog entry by sonalis

So, I´m a moron... I didnt do my homework for school last night, so I figured I would wake up early and do it. I wanted to wake up at 8, but I woke up at 830, and school is at 10. My shower was cut short, or eliminated rather, becuase there is no hot ...

el mercurio, Viña del mar, Chile travel blog

el mercurio

A travel blog entry by lauracoco

... already emailed a few of you but in case you didn't get the email... Last week the Mercurio de Santiago (a national newspaper in chile..and the oldest spanish language newspaper in the world) ran a story about me and the program I'm in where I teach ...

ein wirklich schoenes Wochenende, Vina del Mar, Chile travel blog

ein wirklich schoenes Wochenende

A travel blog entry by annafuessner

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Am Samstag morgen war ich mit Jesi, Isa, Flano und Seba erst im Supermarkt und dann auf der "Feria". Das ist ein grosser Markt in Bellota. Und es gibt alles. Wir haben dort aber nur Gemuese und Obst gekauft. Daheim haben wir dann alle zusammen Muscheln ...

Viña del Mar, Vina del Mar, Chile travel blog

Viña del Mar

A travel blog entry by cintyac

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Tremblors and Alfajores, Vina del Mar, Chile travel blog

Tremblors and Alfajores

A travel blog entry by adventuresbyamy

... tremblor at about 1 am. I woke up at 1 am-ish, maybe that's why I woke up. Tremors and earthquakes are very common in Chile, I'm surprised it took this long for me to feel one! Anyways, I learned how to make alfajores (and the dulce de leche in case I ...

Nordenreise, Viña, Chile travel blog

Nordenreise

A travel blog entry by annafuessner

also morgen frueh gehts los Richtung Atacama.....ich glaub nicht dass ich es schaff Berichte und Bilder hochzuladen, weil wir haben ein ziemlich volles Programm. Also nicht boese sein, wenn ihr nix mehr von mir hoert, ja. Nach der Nordenreise gehe ich ...

El Viña Did Flow, Vina del Mar, Chile travel blog

El Viña Did Flow

A travel blog entry by jameshopkinson

Tuesday 12th April On the way into Viña del Mar it looked pretty desert like....a few cacti here and there. Up on the hills surrouding Viña were hundreds of small houses that seemed to be defying gravity in there mission to remain upright. We hadn´t ...

chiliennes au coeur d or, Viña del Mar, Chile travel blog

chiliennes au coeur d or

A travel blog entry by pepsouille

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... autres garcon st au college anlais et le grd de 15 ans est en voyage scolaire!!!! comsuelo entreprd de fre vister les coins sympas: vña del mat: la plage et les loups de mer, et valapariso avec deux autres amis a elle: camila 20 ans et son pololo thomas ...

Viña, Viña del Mar, Chile travel blog

Viña

A travel blog entry by pedro-vianna

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¿Hola que tal? Estou em Valpaíso agora, mas 30 minutos atrás estava em Viña del Mar. A cidade nao tem muita coisa interessante, umas praias +- bonitas e tal, sei lá parece com cabo frio s´o qque um pouco maior. A água é fria que dói, aliás, a ...

Pre party relax, at the seaside., Vina del Mar, Chile travel blog

Pre party relax, at the seaside.

A travel blog entry by paulrobinson

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On the eve of a big party the Chilenos have big siesters. So I sloped off to the beach for some ...

I miss my dog, Vina del Mar, Chile travel blog

I miss my dog

A travel blog entry by kailyn-rose

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This last week was pretty lame. I'm getting in the habit of going to classes, my schedule is pretty easy. And then i got this awesome sickness that started wed night and has had me down for the count for the rest of the week. Started as a sore throat and ...

Vina del Mar and Valparaiso, Vina del Mar, Chile travel blog

Vina del Mar and Valparaiso

A travel blog entry by adventuresbyamy

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... building has all its gates closed and chairs and tables are piled up to keep people from getting in! It´s quite interesting. I saw Viña Del Mar and Valparaiso from the top of a hill today. We rode an ascensores up to the top. It was gorgeous! I´m ...

Back over the Andes in winter, Vina del Mar, Chile travel blog

Back over the Andes in winter

A travel blog entry by paulrobinson

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After too much work we finally had another trip to Vina and Valparaiso but this time we crossed the Andes in mid ...

my first day of class, Vina del mar y valparaiso, Chile travel blog

my first day of class

A travel blog entry by lauracoco

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hello everyone! today at 12pm i finished my first day of classes...but i started classes at 1145am..thats because in chile, time is just a number. four americans stood outside of the meterology classroom and waited for a professor to come, until some ...

Pictures of my Chilean Family!, Vina del Mar, Chile travel blog

Pictures of my Chilean Family!

A travel blog entry by kristinclaire

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Here are some pictures of my Chilean family! Patagonia pictures will be up ...

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