Natural Disasters

Update On Chile’s Tourism Infrastructure

We just received this press release from Turismo Chile, the country’s travel promotion department on the status of the country’s tourism infrastructure.  The gist of it is that the Atacama Desert area, Easter Island, and Patagonia were unaffected by the recent earthquake.  In Santiago (Central Region), the airport suffered damage to the passenger terminal, but […]

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Earthquake In Chile

Early in the morning of Saturday, February 27th, an 8.8-magnitude earthquake struck Concepcion, Chile’s second largest city.  So far, the death toll is over 700 people.  Our thoughts and prayers go out to all of the families and friends of the victims.  Chile’s capital city of Santiago, which is more than 200 miles northeast of […]

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