Valparaiso is a city in central Chile and is the capital of the Province of Valparaiso. The city itself has approximately 300,000 inhabitants but the metropolitan area is much larger and also includes for example Vina del Mar, making it the third largest after Great Santiago and Greater Concepcion with around 850,000 people living here.
From the Valparaiso Travel Guide
Average cheapest prices by month for budget accommodation in Valparaiso
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Hostal San Pedro was the perfect setting to a perfect 8 night getaway in Valparaiso. I travelled alone from Australia with very little Spanish, but it very quickly felt like home to me. The owner, Andres is very friendly and helpful and made an effort to look after us well. ... more
Would definitely stay again! Stripped down hostel that totally nails the basics for a great economical stay. Clean, bright, friendly. Showers are genuinely hot. Beds are warm and comfortable. The breakfast included is generous. It is at the top of the hill. The ascensores (cable cars) will get you up the toughest of it for just a few coins. ... more
Very good place, I felt like I was in my house. Cleanliness 100% good and very nice people, is only a few blocks from the tourist center perfect for walking and enjoying the city and visit bars at night. The rooms are large and space, you can relax and the beds are comfortable. It has a good kitchen. ... more
Valparaiso bus terminal - luggage storage?
Does anyone know if there is somewhere I can store my backpack for the day at Valparaiso bus terminal? I will be arriving at 6 in the morning from Mendoza and want to catch an evening bus back to Santiago, so won´t be checking into a hostel. Any advice appreciated! ...
Christmas in Chile? Where?
I do not know Temuco, Santiago is a interesting city. Near Santiago that valparaiso and Viña del Mar. To one hour to the south of Santiago this the vineyards Concha Y Toro, in this place you can make a tour in the plantations and the warehouses of the place, with a guide in ingles,if you need ...
Christmas/New years in Chile or Argentina
You could spent New Years in Valparaiso. There is a big Fireworks festivity in there. Next to Valparaiso (just a couple of km) are Viña del Mar and Reñaca, in summer there are a lot of parties and night activity. Catu XD ...
Bus (encore!) pendant 8 heures pour Valparaiso, Une ville portuaire proche de la capitale, Santiago. Nous sommes dans un grand dortoir avec seulement un autre gars qui est brésilien mais qui vit en ...
Posted in Le tour du monde en 365 jours by Fionantoine
[Post is pictureless for now. Will post photos of the Valparaiso in a future post] I’m still in the middle of a couple entries that I haven’t yet finished, but I wanted to give people an idea about where I ...
Posted in There and back again by danza