"Santiago: The New-Old South America" Santiago by travelmad478

Santiago Travel Guide: 951 reviews and 2,200 photos

I spent a week in Santiago in 1997, part of an educational tour of the major South American countries. Chile was my favorite of all of them, somehow combining a modern infrastructure, layers of history, and beautiful landscapes--all with the down-to-earth attitude of the Chilean people. My photos of Santiago don't do the city justice, but I recommend seeing this place yourself to understand just what it has to offer.

  • Last visit to Santiago: Jun 1997
  • Intro Written Sep 10, 2002
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  • jumpingnorman's Profile Photo
    Feb 9, 2009 at 3:16 PM

    Julie, I don't think you're Santiago tips are only 2 star! Gotta rate this higher -- santiago is on my wishlist! Norman :)

  • seakayaker's Profile Photo
    May 14, 2004 at 7:54 PM

    Thanks for the Chile pages Julie, Just a few monthes and it will be Chilean wine and fun in the sun for me!

  • CandS's Profile Photo
    Mar 27, 2004 at 4:48 PM

    Great page! :) I've heard of Santiago through so many movies!

  • IIGUANA's Profile Photo
    Jan 19, 2004 at 7:39 AM

    Great Santiago page. You're welcomed back anytime. By the way, I think the winery pictures are from Santa Rita winery, if I'm not mistaken.

  • acemj's Profile Photo
    Apr 23, 2003 at 3:04 PM

    Well done, Julie. The few Chilean wines I've tried have been great values. Thanks for the info.

  • chancay's Profile Photo
    Feb 13, 2003 at 4:40 AM

    Santiago is really very interesting!! Didn´t go to any winery, but maybe it was Concha y Toro???

  • Kristina1701's Profile Photo
    Nov 7, 2002 at 11:16 AM

    great page, chile must be a really interesting country

  • Mandy23's Profile Photo
    Jul 25, 2002 at 10:08 AM

    Santiago looks like an interesting place to visit

  • Jun 13, 2002 at 4:53 AM

    Sounds really nice,How I hope to be in this part of the world

  • millward's Profile Photo
    Mar 17, 2002 at 2:27 PM

    really good info..thank you

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