Top 5 Tips for Booking an Airbnb 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. Here are the top 5 tips for booking an Airbnb in Northern Chile.

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Airbnb for Every Type of Traveler Visiting Northern Chile

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From the Moon Valley to the Atacama Salt Lakes, there is no guess as to what brings travelers to Northern Chile. Airbnb has helped host explorers and vacationers alike in over 65,000 cities.  The following are an idea of the Airbnbs available for every type of traveler visiting northern Chile. Continue reading

Airbnb for Every Type of Traveler Visiting Southern Chile

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If you’re a traveler in search of natural hot springs, lush hiking trails, and jaw dropping scenery, Southern Chile has it all and more. Here are a few Airbnb stays for every type of traveler visiting southern Chile.

The Lone wolf traveler. Airbnb offers the rental of an entire home/house/condo, or single e0475aa81b0b62ff05c6df43a9844221.jpgbedrooms in a house. If you’re a lone traveler looking to save on cash or you intend to be outside most of the time anyway, this single room is a good fit. Located in the town of Chillán, which becomes a winter wonderland offering some of the best ski spots in Southern Chile.

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Top 5 Benefits of Staying in an Airbnb in Chile

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You’re adventurous enough to choose Chile as your travel destination so, you’re wise enough to use Airbnb while you’re there! Here are the top 5 benefits of staying in an Airbnb while in Chile.

1. Value. Chile has a pretty snug population density, but you shouldn’t feel cramped when you go home. Hotel rooms can feel tight and stiff and they are certainly going to be smaller than

PicForNewsletterTorontoNov2005BestWesternBedyour apartment. The cost you will pay for a two bedroom home will be comparative to a hotel room. Your Airbnb will have more space, more accommodations, more comfort..MORE! Apartment-in-Cap-dAil-France-1

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Chile Airbnb: Off the Beaten Path – Unique Accommodations 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. Here are some unique, Airbnb provided accommodations in this one of a kind town.

First things first – Airbnb.

Airbnb is a trusted and reliable marketplace connecting people all over the world to provide unique travel experiences. With over 3 million listings, you can find a place of your liking in download (1)more than 65,000 cities in 191 countries. Bohemian villa, castle in the woods, or tiny hipster room for two – Airbnb has you covered. In this post you will discover some of what Valparaíso has to offer – from quirky styles, to special locations, to all around different – these unique accommodations provided by Airbnb will make you even more excited about your stay in Chile.

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Chile Airbnb: Off the Beaten Path – Unique Accommodations in Santiago Chile

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Santiago, Chile is no stranger to odd and beautiful things. Booking your Airbnb stay will prove no exception. Here are some listings of unique accommodations in Santiago.

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Airbnb is a trusted and reliable marketplace connecting people all over the world to provide unique travel experiences. With over 3 million listings you can find a place of your liking in download (1)more than 65,000 cities in 191 countries. Bohemian villa, castle in the woods, or tiny hipster room for two – Airbnb has you covered. In this post you will discover some of what Santiago has to offer – from quirky styles, to special locations, to all around different – these unique accommodations provided by Airbnb will make you even more excited about your stay in Chile.

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Chile Airbnb: What You Need to Know Coming From Australia

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Aussies have been travelling to Chile for a long time for business and pleasure. However, if its your first go at visiting Latin America, here are a few things to note.

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Australians are able to enter Chile with a valid passport. Australian citizens arriving to Chile at Santiago International Airport are required to pay a reciprocity fee of $117 usd. You will receive a 90 day tourist card. Maintain proof that you have paid this fee. Santiago International is the usual point of arrival. Your flight will be a long haul, as most places are from Australia. Be prepared for a sixteen hour journey if there are no delays. The flight may also “cost big bikkies” depending on the season you choose to travel, with a round trip ticket costing an average of $2,000. Planning ahead and going in the hotter seasons might evade a little of the cost.

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Chile Airbnb: What You Need to Know Coming From Mexico

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In Mexico, if you mention Chile it is probably you handing a famous ingredient to your abuela as she whips up some pozole. Now, it is the name of your next travel destination. Here are a few things to know, where to stay, and what to expect when travelling from Mexico to Chile.

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Chile Airbnb: What You Need to Know Coming From Brazil

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These Latin American countries share more than a love for FIFA. Both home to well renown writers, optimistic personalities, and large, varying landscapes. There are more than a few reasons these not so near neighbors need to meet. Before you can trade the rice and beans for corn and potatoes or cachaca for cabernet- here are few things to get you ready for your Chilean excursion. Continue reading

Chile Airbnb: What You Need to Know Coming From Peru

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Your Latin American expedition has led you from Peru to Chile. Air, land, or horseback-however you decide to get there, here are some things you can expect.

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Bussing is often the preferred method, so get your ticket in advance and show up early. Buses vary in price depending on the accommodations you seek. You should be able to find a comfortable, air conditioned ride for your 8-15-hour journey (depending on your starting point). Average price is about $22, if you spend more than $45/bus (there will be at least three) you’re probably getting dooped. All roads will lead to Tacna. Your bus driver will cue when to get off for passport stamping and proceed to the Chilean immigration. No visa is required to enter. You will be issued a 90 day tourist card. If the long bus ride doesn’t suit you, skip it and get a 3-hour flight from Lima to Santiago.

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