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And I am Off!

Goodbye IAD, hello ATL. Goodbye ATL, hello SCL. I have made it to Santiago, the capital of Chile, after over 20 hours of travel time. I am currently writing this while waiting in Customs. 30 mots de plus



How do you know how long is a good amount of time to stay in one place?

This was the very predicament we had with Valparaíso – a port town famous for its streets lined with graffiti. 288 mots de plus


Explore the great open roads (18/2/2018)

Today we caught a bus to Valparaiso. This is a major city and seaport in the country of Chile, located 1.5 hours from Santiago. Valparaiso is a very beautiful city, a mix between; poverty and modern buildings, flat ground and extensive hills, beautiful streets and rubbish adorned areas, beautiful smells and disgusting eye watering scents and magnificent street artwork vs. 255 mots de plus

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Song of Valparaiso

Experiences and perspectives converge at this apex of consciousness where unlikely characters agree to neighborly proximity.

Palms and evergreens conspire in corners of tucked away earth situated between precariously stacked buildings… 106 mots de plus

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¡Cerro Abajo!

Sunday saw the 16th running of the Red Bull Valparaíso Cerro Abajo, a downhill mountain bike stunt race (That’s probably not how a connoisseur would describe it, but I am not a big follower of extreme sports – even 20/20 cricket is a bit too adrenaline fuelled for my tastes) and luckily it came right down our street. 280 mots de plus

Preparing for a Year in Chile: The Bittersweet Final Moments

As the days are getting shorter and colder, my trip to Chile is quickly approaching. I’m studying abroad in Valparaíso, Chile for almost a year – from February to December. 470 mots de plus

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