Top things to do in Santiago, Chile
Santiago is a city for everyone: the adventurers, the bohemians, the romantics, the artists, those who like traditions and those who like the more modern and exotic.
Mate is ubiquitous in Argentina. Every day I see people toting their gourds and oversized water thermoses on sidewalks, in parks, and at work. I’ve even seen toddlers in strollers gripping the gourds that appear oversized in their tiny hands.
There's more to the Galapagos than sea lions and giant tortoises. These islands boast perfect beaches, volcanic landscapes, excellent seafood and a rich and fascinating history.
Having recently returned from Galapagos Encounter – the maiden voyage of the Grand Queen Beatriz, in fact – David Manning reflects on his encounters with the famously unique wildlife of the archipelago.