Santiago (or Santiago de Chile) is the capital of Chile, with a population of approximately 5.5 million people. Alongside Buenos Aires and Sao Paulo, Santiago is one of the leading economic hubs of South America. But Santiago is also stunningly beautiful, its modern skyline set against the backdrop of the snow capped Andes mountains.
From the Santiago Travel Guide
Across the road from the Bellas Artes subway station, this makes for a great base from which to explore Santiago; we only stayed one night here, alas, but between the rooftop terrace and general vibe, I could see what makes this a popular place. ... more
Casa Rural to Santiago de Compostela - 40 km -749 meters (2,457 ft) of climbing One might have thought that our last ride into Santiago would be an easy one, but "no" for two reasons. First ...
Posted in Changing Gears and other Adventures by Ramblingon
in Santiago, one of these was on a night bus. Chile was spent mainly relaxing and enjoying the feeling of safety while on the streets of the towns we visited. Santiago itself is a lovely city. Almost all the streets are tree lined and it has many many parks. Shelley and I had five nights in Santiago, 2 ...
Posted in South America by AandSTrip