Footsteps Backpackers

Address: Almirante Simpson 50, Santiago, 7500856, Chile | 1 star hostel
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This 1 star hostel, located in the Champs Elysee area of Santiago, is near La Chascona (Pablo Neruda's Home), Jardin Zoologico, Central Market (Mercado Central), and Fine Arts Museum (Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes).
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Travel Blogs from Santiago

Chile - Santiago

A travel blog entry by mktkachuk on Mar 02, 2015

16 photos

... loudly trying to get all the air mixed with the wine and then would do this reverse gurgling with it. You're supposed to do that to get lots of air in the wine and get the full flavour, but frick is it annoying. And he sat beside us at lunch and continued the tasting and the slurping. Haha! Then back on the metro to head home. The hostel we've been staying at is really nice. It's an old mansion that's been converted. We had a private bathroom and all the ...

From silver mines to salt flats and onto Santiago

A travel blog entry by getcracken on Nov 27, 2014

5 comments, 50 photos

... me physically, enriched me both emotionally and mentally, and enlightened me in spirit.....And with this combination.....I left Bolivia feeling humbled and strangely settled. We crossed over into Chile and made our way onto San Pedro de Atacama, a small dusty town comprising of touristy shops, restaurants and hostels. For was the warm shower and thorough scrub which my being was most looking forward to.....and it didn't disappoint. Sadly I was quite ill for most ...

From Chile to Peru

A travel blog entry by salmorton01 on Sep 29, 2014

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We made the most of our final morning in Santiago by catching the metro to Santa Lucia and walking to the top where there is a small castle. A pity that it was quite an overcast day so not very clear views of the city but it made an enjoyable walk.

We then walked across town to take a look at the Central market where there were a number of fish stalls before heading back to our hotel ...

Mi Familia

A travel blog entry by ztravelz on Jul 27, 2014

15 comments, 29 photos

... the EOD program tries to match families up based on preferences and how the volunteers and families fill out the surveys. In my email from my region representative, I was informed that the family I’m placed with is a “nice Christian family”, her words. So when I sat down on Saturday to talk with my host mom, I asked about church and such. She said well we don’t go to church we go to Kingdom Hall ...


A travel blog entry by hawkness on May 19, 2014

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... find anything except taxis that wanted to take me on a 3-4 hour tour of Panama. I did think about it as it would have been nice to see everything in such a short time but even after he dropped the price to 65 USD, I still didn't really want to spend that much on it. I went back inside to speak with someone at the information desk and was told that there was, in fact, a bus but that it was a short walk from the airport and that I would have to ...