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
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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
Excellent Hostel. Cheap. Nice owners. Wild New Years. Hot Shower. Comfy beds. Good Times. ... more
Chrismas in South America
Hi Folks Both myself and my girlfriend are looking for some where good to spend chirsmas in Chile. We fly to Santiago on 23rd so it will have to be somewhere in Santiago or close by in Valparaiso. Basically we´re looking for a little bit of craic and somewhere lively. Somewhere fun on a day away from ...
Car for sale in Chile: VW Kombi
Hey We bought a car in Valparaiso(Chile) and transformed it into a camper. We are driving around in it now for about a month and a half. We drove down to Ushuaia: partely Chile, partely Ruta 40 (which was hard but surely duable) and are now driving up along Ruta 3. We are selling the car because ...
Travel in South america....itinerary ideas?
Starting in B.A. is a good idea, go down to Puerto madryn , till december 15 you can see the whales, take the road and don´t stop till Ushuaia...don´t forget in the way to climb Fitz Roy... cross The Andes via Valparaiso... and so on... ...
We had a short bus journey from Santiago to Valparaiso. We met up with Alex at the hostel and went out to explore the multicoloured hillside town. Valparaiso used to be one of the most important ports ...
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