Chile

Tips and Articles in Chile

Edited by Niloufar Motamed; Reported by Colin Barraclough, Aric Chen, Florence Fabricant, Amy Farley, Mark Graham, Jaime Gross Darrell Hartman, Sarah Kantrowitz, Xander Kaplan, David A. Keeps, Peter Jon Lindberg, Ralph Martin, Connie McCabe, Shan...
DESTINATION Aconcagua, San Antonio, and Colchagua valleys, Chile TRAVEL TIME Four days START/END Santiago/Apalta TOTAL DISTANCE 360 miles RESOURCES Buy a detailed map of Chile's central region ($8) at www.turistel.cl. For additional infor...
The haciendas of South America are a varied lot. In Chile, travelers can sip a local Cabernet while staying at a 19th-century winery; farther north, llama farms are more common. At the cattle ranches of Argentina, where haciendas are known as esta...
When people describe chile's lake district as the South American equivalent of Switzerland, they usually mean it in a topographic sense: jagged peaks, verdant valleys, shimmering cobalt waters, that kind of thing. But boarding the plane that woul...
If you've had your fill of sticky days, head south to Portillo, Chile, where—among 10,900-foot Andean peaks—winter's in full swing. The supremely isolated, self-contained Hotel Portillo (800/829-5325; www.skiportillo.com; all-inclusive weeklong p...
Forget the vineyards. These days, Chile has begun marketing a far less earthly attraction: paranormal activity. The country’s tourism authority is promoting the UFO Route (tours from $81 for groups of four), a mountainous strip within the southern...