3. Connection: How I got to Chile

Sometimes, if you are really lucky, you go visit the friends of your friends – and the friend you have in common is also there! Iris and I have known each other for a long time. She is the kind friend you really want around while studying because she is REALLY organized. She got excited about the schedule for a …

La vida Local

Why a small working class neighborhood on the outkirts of Santiago might be a hipster dream come true – well, minus the attitude… One of the best things about traveling along your social network is that you get to go places you would never have seen otherwise. Places that are in no guidebook or on any itinerary, but that are …

Valparaíso: Color, culture, capitalism

  (at least for those who are planning on going to Chile) – the city is really not a hidden gem. But since I love street art I really could not skip it, especially since my travel companions really wanted to go. And what can I say: In many many ways this place is everything you imagine it to be: Steep …