Valparaiso is so old, decrepit and run down it looks like a hellish version of San Francisco in 1960 during a garbage pick up strike.
If you are from the US and taking a family vacation here, willingly, I would ask you to make an appointment with a neurologist.
Various people walk around selling random band-aids, so why not nails?
My wife, 11 year old daughter and I ventured onward.
Viña del Mar is believed to be only a beach resort city.This is NOT a family vacation destination, especially if you have US teens.We all received ham and "cheese of the day" sandwiches and the waiter ran away after placing them on our table.In a nutshell, we were in Vina Del Mar as an American family for 8 days, and it was 8 days too long.He was insisting I listen to something which sounded like the beginning of a zealous, inspired personal discourse on the death of Christ, and he mesdames, divorcée à la recherche de partenaire waved the nails in my face for a moment before we all walked off.Yes, I do speak pretty good Spanish and ordered correctly, this is just an extremely odd country, and that being said, there is more.TripAdvisor LLC is not a booking agent and does not charge any service fees to users of our site.We were there on the first day of summer, Dec 21, and it was pretty cold just to walk around.TripAdvisor LLC is not responsible for content on external web sites.Renaca and find trash and more urine smell, at one time so pungent I nearly vomited.This 2-3 hour outing will unveil Chilean costumes and idiosyncrasies that you might otherwise not perceive on your own.
There are 2 Starbucks in Vina thank God.
Many as well reek of urine, either from the horse drawn carriages, stray dogs or homeless people in and around the area.
Perhaps he wanted a hammer?
Who should avoid our tours?
One post I read before arriving there compared Vina Del Mar to Barcelona.Want to go swimming?If you think Morrissey, classist conspiracy theories and our former dictator Pinochet sound like an intriguing combination for a city tour, we think you will remember this city walking tour.Do you wish for an experience more unique and memorable than the other generic bus tours?Then jump on board!Due to rave reviews from friends/expats in the US, we have been talking about visiting here for quite a while.It took us a little while after some laughter to try and figure out what he was attempting to say.Food, friends, football, these are the stories you will live on our outing.Do not get belle femme à partir de brésil out your beach towel until you have discovered the treasures of Viña del Mar.
Vina Del Mar, Chile this past Christmas vacation of 2013.