Travel Blogs from Arica, Chile

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Arrivee a Arica, Chili, Arica, Chile travel blog

Arrivee a Arica, Chili

A travel blog entry by emeric.bensaci

... les papiers de Zayda, nous voila, apres avoir ete bien fouilles a la frontiere, au Chili. Ici plus de c, plus de fumette, mais du bon vin... Nous arrivons a Arica et nous installons a l'hotel... Puis restau pour manger de la viande, de la vraie, ...

Ribenfors you would love it here!, Arica, Chile travel blog

Ribenfors you would love it here!

A travel blog entry by the_sterlini

Found ourselves at the border town of Arica amongst some pretty die hard surfers. Love the hostel though. Very chilled out, massive living areas, loads of surfboard, kite boards, bodyboards lying about the place. Not much else to Arica so have been lying ...

Arica, Arica, Chile travel blog

Arica

A travel blog entry by vclark

Arica! ...

Cuzco to Colca Canyon, Arica, Chile travel blog

Cuzco to Colca Canyon

A travel blog entry by chileadventure

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... day headed back into Chile. Got to the border crossing and the bike was losing water from the water pump so I limped into Arica for repairs. 5th Jan waiting for water pump kit to be flown up from Orsono with thanks to Sonia from motoadventura and with ...

Learning to surf, hanging with locals, Arica, Chile travel blog

Learning to surf, hanging with locals

A travel blog entry by dfleege

Will post pics later... Today I woke up and started my surf lessons with some really laid back Chilean dudes. Surfing is really hard! It took me many tries before I could stand up on my own. I wiped out A LOT! I never really hurt myself too bad ...

Sunday, January 19, 2014, Arica, Chile travel blog

Sunday, January 19, 2014

A travel blog entry by edhamilton

Arica, Chile. Woke up around 9:30, breakfast in Lido, then left the ship around 11:30 to see what was in Arica. Not much. Walked to the "cathedral" and photographed inside. Probably the nicest building we saw, but up close it showed some wear and ...

Arica, Arica, Chile travel blog

Arica

A travel blog entry by landellsandlads

The next place we wanted to get to San Pedro de Atacama in Chile. After reading some forums on the internet we realised it wasn't going to be an easy one bus journey. We first got a bus from Arequipa to Tacna then another bus to Arica which took us across ...

Blink and you'll miss it, Arica, Chile travel blog

Blink and you'll miss it

A travel blog entry by mario.travels

... and not Peruvian passport) it was quite speedy. The colectivo dropped us off at the bus terminal and we made our way to the hostel. Arica Surf is a nice little hostel, a 10 minute walk from the centro. It was too late to eat from the many menus around the ...

Chilean ice cream! Finally!, Arica, Chile travel blog

Chilean ice cream! Finally!

A travel blog entry by talkingbird

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... with grass! And we met her host sister and TINY little dog Lily, who was just too cute to handle, and we then walked to the Arica Casino! This was actually my first time ever in a casino, it was exactly what you imagine it would be like. We only went to ...

Atacama Desert, Arica, Chile travel blog

Atacama Desert

A travel blog entry by ireneshoemaker

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Tuesday, 19th Jan. 2010 ARICA  ("Open Door"), Chile The ship arrived in the beach town of Arica just 11 miles inside the Chilean border around 7am. Arica used to be a Peruvian port before the War of the Pacific. Notably, it was the port used by the ...

Sand Dunes and Sea Lions, Arica, Chile travel blog

Sand Dunes and Sea Lions

A travel blog entry by lucas_goes_solo

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... some super-tasty seafood, I headed back to my hostel before heading out for beers with a German guy I’d bumped into 3 times already in Chile, and who was heading off into Peru the next day. Tired and merry I got to bed to try and get a good ...

Ghost towns (with no Health and safety- hurrah), Arica, Chile travel blog

Ghost towns (with no Health and safety- hurrah)

A travel blog entry by gerty581

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... belonged to Bolivia and Peru. The rich nitrates of the area caught the attention of foreign powers including Britain and Germany. Chile was quite heavily involved in the mining of the nitrates but after Bolivia did something to upset them they went ...

Arica, zweiter Tag, Arica, Chile travel blog

Arica, zweiter Tag

A travel blog entry by cbieri

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... Nachmittag haben wir dann noch kurz unsere Reisepläne für die nächsten Tage angeschaut und genossen ein (vermeintlich) letztes Essen in Arica. Today we had a few things on our to do list: sleeping in, car and groceries... With the Taxi we went ...

Arica, Chile, Arica, Chile travel blog

Arica, Chile

A travel blog entry by lewnwdc

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Greetings from Chile, my 101st country. I did a half-day tour of the Arica area today in the far northeastern corner of this long, skinny nation that takes up most of South America's Pacific coastline. I went on this tour after my 11-hour-long tour to ...

The long road back to Arica, Arica, Chile travel blog

The long road back to Arica

A travel blog entry by ronamoon

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... lake once more! For overlanders and those with a particular bent on travelling this continent there's more access and camping info (Chile, Argentina, Brazil, Paraguay and Bolivia mainly at this stage) up on the pages of www.guidebooks.com.au. Just ...

Drama in Chile., Arica, Chile travel blog

Drama in Chile.

A travel blog entry by talkingbird

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... ; fred or red chicken= fried chicken dole-doll ah yah= I have kee tay-kite so "I have a kite"= "Ah yahv kee tay"...thank god Caroll understands their accent. its going to be a really amusing semester... Amor desde Chile,  Cali       ...

Arica 12th-14th Nov - Priya, Arica, Chile travel blog

Arica 12th-14th Nov - Priya

A travel blog entry by priyaandpeter

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... the sky was beaming bright and blue above us. We planned to walk up to a nearby viewpoint, stopping for lunch along the way. Although Arica is not particularly touristy (it seems to be more of a transit point for people on their way into Peru), we had no ...

Frolicking With Llamas, Arica, Chile travel blog

Frolicking With Llamas

A travel blog entry by cereal4cats

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After a rather uneventful and simple overland border crossing by way of taxi/collectivo at 6 AM, I found myself in Arica, Chile. Arica is smallish town whose main highlight was a central strip with occasional street performers. I was there as a jumping ...

Desert town, Arica, Chile travel blog

Desert town

A travel blog entry by bigbenn

Arica ...

Day 4, Arica, Chile travel blog

Day 4

A travel blog entry by travel2013-2014

Today will stay in hostel having some good food watch some movies and talk to friends. Then hop on night bus and head to the dessert. It turned to be quite boring staying in hostel and do nothing. The only good thing I did was to fix a good meal with ...

arica, Arica, Chile travel blog

arica

A travel blog entry by cerise

juste un peti message pour qu on voit bien mon trajet sur la carte ...

Chillin´ in Chile, Arica, Chile travel blog

Chillin´ in Chile

A travel blog entry by kaliaustin

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We rode for a solid 8 hours across a vast barren wasteland to arrive in Arica, Chile -- quite a beautiful town in the NW of Chile -- beautiful ocean views, dark sandy beaches -- a few days to relax until we head back up the coast to Quito.   Its ...

A charming guide in Arica, Chile, Arica, Chile travel blog

A charming guide in Arica, Chile

A travel blog entry by voyager-sue

11/18/05  Arica, Chile   How to explain this day?  The best day touring you can imagine.   The guide book presents Arica as a pleasant city with a church by Eiffel of tower fame and a lookout on Morro Hill which commemorates ...

Welcome back to Chile, Arica, Chile travel blog

Welcome back to Chile

A travel blog entry by florinmedrea

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... that will help you pass the border and get to Arica. There is nothing much to see in Arica, a part from it's huge rock. Pentru a trece granita catre Chile, trebuie sa va opriti in Tacna. Nu exista autobuze care trec granita, iar singura solutie sunt ...

Back by the beach, Arica, Chile travel blog

Back by the beach

A travel blog entry by emiliaarn

From Tacna in southern peru you nip in a collectivo/taxi across border into chile and down into arica. The taxi driver helps you at border, obvs waiting for you to get the right paperwork. Bit intense as have to get ut of car take all yuor luggage for ...

Bienvenidos a Chile, Arica, Chile travel blog

Bienvenidos a Chile

A travel blog entry by qyf70a

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... la musica andina y Yo comia un delicioso filete de un pez que no me acuerdo el nombre pero estaba riquisimo Luego la entrada a Chile tomo mas tiempo del previsto. La salida de peru no tuvo problema pero en el ingreso hubo que llenar 4 documentos diferente ...

mi ciudad, Arica, Chile travel blog

mi ciudad

A travel blog entry by tefii

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Pizza style fancy breadstick, Arica, Chile travel blog

Pizza style fancy breadstick

A travel blog entry by talkingbird

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... I can't say anything too special happened. I walked home and now construction and a jackhammer at my house has been going on in my ear for the last 2 hours. I think it might be time for a walk to the beach.  Love from Chile,  Cali    ...

Bienvenidos a Chile, Arica, Chile travel blog

Bienvenidos a Chile

A travel blog entry by timtockery

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... . Luckily I found an ATM and took out what I thought was $100, but was really $200. I will do this many more times in Chile. I knew the next day I wanted to get moving early-ish, so I wanted to stay as close to the bus station as possible. I left the ...

What are They Doing in Arica?, Arica, Chile travel blog

What are They Doing in Arica?

A travel blog entry by nickandamiria

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... instead to go south down the coast, probably saving about 12 hours on off road buses, and get to Salta from Chile. The trip to Arica was pretty tough - neither of the windows by us shut properly, the bus climbed to about 4200m overnight, ...

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