Chile: Santiago, Rapa Nui, and the Atacama Desert

It's not an overstatement to say that we came to Santiago, Chile in part for its Taco Bell. When your husband is obsessed with fast faux-Mexican food, but there's nary a Taco Bell in most of the countries in the world, the best way to his heart is to surprise him with an Airbnb a … Continue reading Chile: Santiago, Rapa Nui, and the Atacama Desert

1. A long bus ride into town 2. At the Moon Valley at sunset 3. Sand dunes at the Moon Valley 4. The salt flat 5. Floating in the salt lake 6. Jumping into the fresh water pool 7. Freezing our tails off at the geysers

Chile – Santiago, San Pedro de Atacama and a little bit of history

Itinerary:  Days 1-2: Fly from Lima, Peru to Santiago, Chile (via Mexico City, Mexico...) Day 3-4: Santiago Chile Day 5: Fly to Calama and bus to San Pedro de Atacama; Tour of Moon Valley Day 6: Reserva Nacional Los Flamencos and Lagunas Altiplanicas Day 7: Salt Lake and Salt Flats Day 8: Geysers Day 9: Fly from Calama to … Continue reading Chile – Santiago, San Pedro de Atacama and a little bit of history