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It's the first day of my seven day trip to Chile! I flew into SCL Aeropuerto this morning after a long 14 hour flight . I dropped my bags off at the hotel and off I went to sight see the beautiful city of Santiago. I took the subway to the Museum of Memory and Human Rights, very interesting! This museum commemorates the harsh dictatorship of …
So today I checked out of my my hotel in Providencia and checked into a hostel in Bellavista. I woke up early AGAIN and couldn't get back to sleep. At least it was 5.30 am this time and not 1 am. I had to check downstairs with reception what time checkout was... 12 pm awesome! So I had some time to muck around in the morning. I ran down to the closest metro station Los Leones to try put some ...
... for this and managed to get the fires out as fast as possible and catch the culprits. Willie told me that a previous arsonist who had been caught had explained he liked starting fires so he could watch the helicopters dump water on them in an attempt to control it and to see the stream produced. I met up with Willie and Magda at 7 pm at Francisco bilbao as they were heading to a nearby park for a circle dancing open session, Magda is a teacher of ...
... about he local people and their traditions and why they kept them up (Maipu people). The Vineyard had several totem poles which were erected in respect of the local Maipu people. The tour was quite good as we viewed the holding tanks and the wine cellar (full of barrels). We then got to tasting 4 of the wines. The first 2 were white and quite nice, followed by a red and finally a desert wine. In Chile, they grow a grape called Camerra that is native to Chile. It used to grow ...
... very German) and then some icecream (German/Swiss). Back in the centre of Santiago we shopped for a couple of supplies before coming back to the hostel ready for our farewell tour drinks and a little hens/bucks for Claire and Tim.
Meeting in the hostel bar we split in groups and had a few drinks mixed with a few yarns before heading out to a huge steak restaurant. There was almost thirty of us as we met the new crew who were starting ...
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