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Where to eat cheaply in Santiago

So you arrived in Santiago. You’re a little more settled in now – maybe you already climbed Cerro San Cristobal to check out the views, you’ve braved your first few metro and micro rides, and you’re settling in to life in the city. But what you really need to know about is – where’s good to eat?

Mirador Cóndores

Mirador Los Cóndores

This would have been a perfect destination for a daytrip in the surroundings of Santiago – if it wasn’t already very well known amongst tourists …

Parque Balmaceda

Parks in Santiago: 4 parks you must visit

Santiago may seem like just another bustling, metropolitan city, filled with skyscrapers, traffic and busy streets. But when you explore a little more, you’ll find that the city is full of little pockets of green – beautiful parks all over the city. When summer comes around and you’re dying to embrace the sunshine, there’s no need to leave Santiago to make the most of those long days.

People walking by in Barrio Lastarria

Barrios of Santiago: Barrio Lastarria

It’s a sunny Saturday in Santiago, and you decide not to leave the city. There is an immensity of neighborhoods to explore, but a special place for a Saturday afternoon walk is Barrio Lastarria.

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