Phases deconfinement Covid-19 in Chile (paso a paso)

Santiago & COVID-19 phases in Chile

At the time of writing this article the whole city of Santiago has been downgraded to the 2nd phase of deconfinement called “Transición” (or “transition” from quarantine) as the infection rates are increasing in other countries and in Chile as well right before Christmas. Most of this information is already available in the government’s website...

Logo "paso a paso"

Chilean Border Reopening Plan in English

This is a guide based on the original text of the Chilean Border Reopening Protocol available from gob.cl (it might change in the future). It’s not a full translation, just what we need to know: Border Reopening Plan This reopening plan is aimed at foreign nationals with no resident status in Chile and it started...

Medical equipment to diagnose COVID in Chile

Santiago & Covid-19 Updates for visitors

(November 11th, 2020) A reopening of the Chilean border for tourists with some restrictions has just been announced.) What do we know now? As you might know most of the information on the situation in Chile and also in Santiago is in Spanish so you might wanna know what’s going on at the moment. What...

Getting Out Of The Airport

The only airport of Santiago is Pudahuel, also known as Arturo Merino Benítez (AMB) or SCL (IATA abbreviation). The airport is under a series of expansion works but it’s still easy to get around. The “low cost” trend which arrived rather late to South America caused several airports to build more gates or new runways....

Santiago View Entel Tower

Why should you come to Santiago?

Santiago is the capital of Chile, a country located west of the Southern Cone of South America. The question is why coming here? Is it interesting? Does it have anything that I’m interested about? Is it safe? We’ll be covering all these questions later on. Right now, I’m going to show you what’s interesting about...