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Montevideo is underrated - Nov 5, 2008
I knew almost nothing of Montevideo--it seems almost no one outside of Uruguay does--and thus had no expectations. But I was charmed at once. Sure it's tiny and there isn't much to do there, but it...
Torres del Paine / Patagonia Sur - Oct 29, 2008
The part of South America I'd most been looking forward to was Torres del Paine national park at the southern tip of Chile. It entails a fairly strenuous, five-day hike covering nearly 90km of stun...
"Did you build the Estadio Olímpico?" - Oct 11, 2008
Inspired by the book I read on the plane, here's my Kerouac impression: I arrive in Chile on Friday morning. I use my Swedish passport and avoid a US$130 tourist visa fee that only Americans, C...