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Santiago – Goodbye South America

November 1, 2011 Leave a comment

The last 5 weeks have been amazing, in many ways much easier and more accessible than we expected. The hostals and the buses being the real revelations.

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Valporaiso – grubby colour

October 31, 2011 Leave a comment

The next morning is a whole new day and we take a bus out to the Pacific Coast to Valporaiso. Built up as the cultural centre of Chile, Valpo is certainly interesting. A rare remnant of colonial wrinkly tin houses covered in ethnic graffiti. Generally dirty and dog bound it has the grubby yet intriguing  feel of mature dreadlocks.


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