Visit the Piedra de Aguíla, one of the best viewpoints in Chile!

Piedra del Águila is definitely a must-see if you’re traveling around Angol, Concepción or anywhere nearby. It’s the best viewpoint from the whole mountain range and one of the best in Chile.

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The Piedra del Águila is located in the Nahuelbuta National Park, a stunning location especially known for its unique Araucarian trees, which are extremely tall and resemble stools popping out over the dense forest below.

These unique trees are native to central and southern Chile and western Argentina. They are considered to be a Chilean national tree and the Nahuelbuta National Park is a great place to see them while also taking in the views of the west and east.

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The Piedra del Águila, a large rock that looks out over the great forest and the National Park, offers extraordinary views towards the Pacific Ocean and Mocha Island on one side, and to the volcanoes and towering mountains of the Andes on the other side.

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The trek up to the rock alone is an awesome adventure, the Araucaria trees will tower over you as you walk through the dense forest.

From the park entrance, it takes roughly 1 hour to get to the rock, along a 6km track. It’s a suitable walk for people of all ages to come and enjoy so take your family, your friends or even your colleagues to come on the adventure with you!

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Spring is the perfect time of the year to start your outdoor activities and get active again after the cold winter and it really is a phenomenal place that you must visit, whether you’re a local or a tourist!

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Vineyard Tours With More Than Just Wine

One of the best things about visiting Chile is that in just a couple of hours you can make it from the heart of the desert to the beach, from snow capped mountaintops to the city, or from the countryside to the depths of former mines. Even better yet, you can do this all with a glass of wine in hand. Check out these fantastic tours which offer more than just wine.

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Discovering Chile’s Best Vineyards

If you love a glass of wine or two, and you’re about to visit Chile, South America’s viticulture centre of excellence, you’re about to visit a country with 400 vineyards dedicated to the production of premium wines! The majority of vineyard are concentrated in 8 valleys which find themselves located from the shadow of Los Andes, to a stones throw from the coast, from the outskirts of metropolis Santiago, to in tiny villages where life seems to go at the pace of an eternal Sunday. With so many options, the choice of which to visit can prove mind-boggling, but if you find yourself in this quandary, don’t worry! We’ve got you covered. Keep reading and discover four of the best vineyards to visit during your time in this wonderful country.

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A guide to Chilean Spanish

To native Spanish speakers and non-native speakers alike, Chilean Spanish can sometimes leave you scratching your head wandering what all this ‘weón/wea’ nonsense is about, but don’t worry! Have a read of this guide to Chilean and the next time a Chilean asks you ‘cachai?’, you can respond with an emphatic ‘si po weón!’.

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Off The Beaten Path in Santiago de Chile

In Santiago, you are never short of things to do and places to see, however sometimes the crowds can begin to feel overwhelming. If you’re looking to get away from the hoards, check out these suggestions to discover some lesser-known hidden treasures.

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Top 5 Airbnbs in Southern Chile

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If you’re in Chile in search of natural hot springs, lush hiking trails, and jaw dropping scenery, come to the southern region, it has it all and more. For that reason, here are the top 5 Airbnbs in Southern Chile. From value, location, to the host and ratings – discover why these make our list. Continue reading

Top 5 Tips for Booking an Airbnb in Santiago Chile

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Santiago, Chile is a desirable destination for all types of travelers, and Airbnb is just as versatile in what it offers as this booming capital city. Before you book your stay, here are the top 5 tips for booking an Airbnb in Santiago, Chile. Continue reading

Top 5 Tips for Booking an Airbnb in Valparaíso Chile

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Valparaíso, Chile, port city, city of colors, whatever you may know it by, it is your soon-to-be second home in Chile, so here are the top 5 Tips for booking an Airbnb in Valparaíso Chile. Continue reading

Top 5 Airbnbs Rentals in Northern Chile

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The North is the holy grail of Chile. Home to popular attractions such as the Salar de Atacama, El Tatio Geysers, and Valle de la Luna, but also the most beautiful view of the Andes Mountains. It can be hard to know when and where to stay in this heaven on earth location, so here are the top 5 Airbnb rentals in northern Chile. Continue reading

Top 5 Airbnb Rentals in Central Chile

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Central Chile is one of the five natural regions and also home to the three largest metropolitan areas—Santiago, Valparaíso, and Concepción. Here are the top 5 Airbnb Rentals in Central Chile. Continue reading