"Behind every successful man, there's a great woman." Isidora Goyenechea was married to Luis Cousiño. She had a background in coal mining and applied her skills in wine making. She grew the business, installed new technology, and was the ultimate boss lady. They even had a barrel of wine reserved for the employees so they didn't have to steal it.Read More
BARRIO ITALIA is like the baby sister of Williamsburg in Brooklyn. Except, she has no man-buns, less fuss, and more chill (ok, maybe a few man-buns). Within the 7-block radius, there are adorable cafés, Instagram-ready restaurants, and cute local shops. I'm always discovering something new through all the nooks and crannies.
Here is a photo tour of why Barrio Italia is my favorite Santiago neighborhood!Read More
Chile is stunning. Atacama in the north will have you feeling like landing on the moon. Getting close up to the penguins in the south is like being behind the scenes of Happy Feet. On top of that, Chileans are super sweet and would go out of their way to help you. With all that said, the food is lackluster and at best just mediocre.
I tried. I really did try.Read More
So, you thought about quitting your 9-5 job to travel South America. You haven’t heard much about Chile, except for maybe the earthquake, but Google tells you it’s one of the most developed countries in South America. That’s good enough for you so you do a little more research and start looking for English institutes. You never taught before, but how hard could it be. You speak English and all those times helping your sister with her homework is probably enough experience.Read More