Chile

Chile is situated in the southwestern tip of South America between the Andes and the Pacific Ocean.

Its extensive length (4,200 kilometers, similar to a tour of Europe from Lisbon to Moscow) offers a huge variety of landscapes and climates throughout its territory, from the Atacama Desert -the driest in the world - in the far north to Patagonia’s millennia-old glaciers in the south.

Tourism

Chile’s Chepu Adventures Ecolodge among Lonely Planet’s Top 10

Chiloé’s Chepu Adventures Eco Lodge was recently hailed by Lonely Planet for its incredible location

The beautifully situated Chiloé establishment was selected for its focus on innovation and energy efficiency.

Daily life

Santiago to host Homeless World Cup 2014

Chile will be hoping to claim the coveted Homeless World Cup trophy for a second time, on home soil

This year Chile are among the favorites to claim trophy for a second time as the country’s homeless are given chance through soccer.

Education

Chile makes way for alternative ideas in Science Education

Antofagasta: the new face on the international science scene. Photo by Wikipedia

Following on from its success in Valparaiso, progressive NGO places the world of scientific discovery at the feet of the local community in Antofagasta.

Business

Dakar Rally to boost business in Chile

Winners of the truck category celebrate in Valparaíso. Photo via Dakar Rally / Facebook

The ‘toughest race in the world’ is set to return to the Andean nation, with host cities ready to reap the economic benefits of hosting the famous event.