Monthly Archives: December 2016

365, 6: day 78

Los Angeles I spent the early hours of today on a plane, mostly reading Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince. We landed in LA at around 6 am and were through customs and home by 8. It was cold, gloomy … Continue reading

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365, 6: day 77

Santiago, Chile Today is our last day in South America, and I’m so sad about it. We started the day by taking the funicular up San Cristóbal and walking down, with a trip on the cable car in between. So … Continue reading

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365, 6: day 76

Elqui Valley, Chile Happy birthday to my wonderful husband! Unfortunately, today was probably the dumbest day of our trip, as we had to make the long drive from the Elqui Valley to Santiago. We had a quick stop at the … Continue reading

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365, 6: day 75

Elqui Valley, Chile It was absolutely magical waking up at the domes, and I really can’t get over how beautiful everything is here. We ate breakfast at the main dome before heading out for a day of pisco, beginning at … Continue reading

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365, 6: day 74

Elqui Valley, Chile We tried to go to Pablo Neruda’s house this morning, but it was super crowded after not being open for days, and the wait was too long. Instead we admired the grounds and I tried to make … Continue reading

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365, 6: day 73

Valparaíso, Chile We took a Chilean cooking class today! It started with a trip to the market with our instructor and classmates, which was really cool (there was a cat napping in a produce box?!), and then we started cooking! … Continue reading

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365, 6: day 72

Valparaíso, Chile Merry Christmas! I had a nice, lazy morning, making breakfast (!!), video chatting again with my family, and listening to Christmas music. At some point, we walked down the hill to check out boat rides at the port … Continue reading

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