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This site's aim is to provide you information about Chile, its people, history, food and places to visit.

Chile is a country of contrasts and extreme beauty. It has attractions ranging from the volcanic peaks of the Andes to ancient forests in the southern Lake District. There are many parks, and plenty of opportunities for fine adventure travel. Chile is justly famous as the locations of San Pedro de Atacama and Torres del Paine, including Patagonia, considered among the finest nature travel destinations in South America.

The Chilean people are friendly and hard-working. They have sense of humor and desire to make visitors feel welcome. Southern Chile is a beautiful place filled with friendly people who like to talk about personal matters.

Main tourist destinations have budget and luxurious hotels. From de amazing northern San Pedro de Atacama to Santiago and the Southern Torres del Paine.

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2000 in Chile (3) / 2002 in Chile (1) / 2004 in Chile (2) / 2005 in Chile (2) / 2006 in Chile (6) / 2007 in Chile (6) / 2007_in_Chile (1)

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Agriculture in Chile (1) / Aircraft manufacturers of Chile (2) / Airlines of Chile (11) / Airports in Chile (8) / Ambassadors of Chile (1) / Ambassadors to Chile (1) / American expatriates in Chile (3) / Animal breeds originating in Chile (1) / Archaeological sites in Chile (17) / Archaeological_sites_in_Chile (1) / Argentina-Chile border crossings (7) / Argentine-Chileans (1) / Art museums and galleries in Chile (1) / Art schools in Chile (1) / Assassinated Chilean people (11) / Astronomical observatories in Chile (19) / Austrian Chileans (1) / Aviation in Chile (1)

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Basketball in Chile (5) / Battles involving Chile (22) / Battles of the Chilean War of Independence (6) / Battleships of Chile (1) / Bays of Chile (2) / Beaches of Chile (7) / Beer and breweries in Chile (2) / Biosphere reserves of Chile (10) / Birds of Chile (94) / Bolivian-Chileans (1) / Botanical gardens in Chile (1) / Brazilian-Chileans (1) / Bridges in Chile (6) / British-Chileans (2) / Buildings and structures in Chile (11) / Buildings and structures in Magallanes y Antartica Chilena Region (2)

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Canals in Chile (1) / Capitals of Chilean provinces (35) / Capitals of Chilean regions (15) / Cemeteries in Chile (1) / Chess in Chile (2) / Chile (1) / Chile at the Olympics (24) / Chile Football Competitions (1) / Chile free trade agreements (3) / Chile geography stubs (15) / Chile international footballers (140) / Chile national football team (3) / Chile national football team managers (10) / Chile under Augusto Pinochet (14) / Chile-related lists (18) / Chilean academics (5) / Chilean activists (1) / Chilean actors (17) / Chilean admirals (13) / Chilean agnostics (3) / Chilean Air Force (3) / Chilean Air Force generals (4) / Chilean Air Force officers (2) / Chilean albums (1) / Chilean anti-communists (2) / Chilean architects (2) / Chilean Argentines (2) / Chilean Army (2) / Chilean Army enlisted personnel (1) / Chilean Army generals (37) / Chilean Army officers (11) / Chilean art (1) / Chilean artists (8) / Chilean associations (1) / Chilean astronomers (2) / Chilean athletes (11) 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Deaths by firearm in Chile (11) / Defence companies of Chile (2) / Defunct airlines of Chile (2) / Defunct political parties of Chile (9) / Deserts of Chile (4) / Destroyers of Chile (13)

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Earthquakes in Chile (6) / Economic history of Chile (10) / Economy of Chile (11) / Ecoregions in Chile (10) / Education in Chile (7) / Elections in Chile (38) / Energy in Chile (3) / English-Chileans (11) / Environment of Chile (5) / Environmental organizations based in Chile (1) / Ethnic groups in Chile (20) / Expatriates in Chile (2) / Explorers of Chile (17)

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Famous Chileans (1) / Fauna of Chile (84) / Ferries of Chile (2) / Fictional cities and towns in Chile (2) / Firearms manufacturers in Chile (1) / First Ladies of Chile (15) / Fishing in Chile (1) / Fjords of Chile (11) / Flags of Chile (1) / Flora of Chile (80) / Food companies of Chile (4) / Football in Chile (17) / Football venues in Chile (28) / Foreign relations of Chile (20) / Formula One drivers from Chile (1) / Forts in Chile (3) / French Chileans (10) / Frigates of Chile (4) / Fungi of Chile (1)

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Geography of Chile (12) / Geography of Magallanes and Antartica Chilena Region (3) / Geography of Magallanes and Chilean Antartica Region (77) / Geology of Chile (13) / German Chileans (29) / German expatriates in Chile (1) / Geysers of Chile (1) / Glaciers of Chile (14) / Gold mines in Chile (1) / Government ministers of Chile (1) / Government of Chile (31) / Government_of_Chile (1) / Grasslands of Chile (1) / Greek Chileans (2) / Gulfs of Chile (1)

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Hamlets in Chile (1) / Headlands of Chile (4) / Health in Chile (3) / History of Chile (105) / History of the foreign relations of Chile (16) / Hot springs of Chile (4) / Hotels in Chile (1) / Houses in Chile (1) / Hungarian Chileans (1) / Hydroelectric power plants in Chile (9)

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Icebreakers of Chile (1) / Indigenous peoples in Chile (19) / Indoor arenas in Chile (1) / Irish Chileans (8) / Irrigation in Chile (1) / Islands of Chile (42) / Italian Chileans (15)

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Japanese Chileans (1) / Japanese people of Chilean descent (1)

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Lakes of Chile (42) / Lakeside settlements in Chile (11) / Landforms of Chile (14) / Languages of Chile (21) / Law enforcement in Chile (2) / LGBT people from Chile (3) / Libraries in Chile (1)

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Magallanes and Antartica Chilena Region (1) / Magallanes y Antartica Chilena Region (24) / Manufacturing companies of Chile (1) / Massacres in Chile (6) / Media companies of Chile (1) / Members of the Chilean Academy of Language (9) / Metropolitan areas of Chile (2) / Military of Chile (1) / Mining companies of Chile (1) / Moldovan Chileans (1) / Monuments and memorials in Chile (1) / Mormon missionaries in Chile (5) / Mountain passes of Chile (7) / Mountain ranges of Chile (10) / Mountains of Chile (109) / Municipalities of Chile (1) / Museums in Chile (4) / Music festivals in Chile (2) / Music schools in Chile (1)

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National Historic Monuments of Chile (1) / National parks of Chile (1) / National reserves of Chile (18) / National sports teams of Chile (11) / National symbols of Chile (2) / Native crops of Chile (1) / Natural disasters in Chile (1) / Natural history of Chile (3) / Natural monuments of Chile (9) / Natural regions of Chile (6) / Naval battles involving Chile (1) / Naval ships of Chile (7) / New Mexico Chiles players (1) / Newspapers published in Chile (14) / Nightclubs in Chile (2) / Number-one singles in Chile (40) / Nursing schools in Chile (1)

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Oases in Chile (5) / Official residences in Chile (1) / Oil and gas companies of Chile (1) / Olympic athletes of Chile (9) / Olympic basketball players of Chile (1) / Olympic boxers of Chile (6) / Olympic bronze medalists for Chile (16) / Olympic equestrians of Chile (2) / Olympic footballers of Chile (13) / Olympic gold medalists for Chile (2) / Olympic silver medalists for Chile (5) / Olympic swimmers of Chile (1) / Olympic tennis players of Chile (3) / Olympic triathletes of Chile (1) / Organisations based in Chile (5)

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Palaces in Chile (1) / Palestinian Chileans (5) / Parks in Chile (3) / Peninsulas of Chile (5) / People from San Felipe, Chile (4) / People of Chilean descent (2) / People of the Chilean War of Independence (34) / Polish-Chileans (1) / Political office-holders in Chile (1) / Political parties in Chile (30) / Politics of Chile (19) / Port cities in Chile (30) / Ports and harbours of Chile (1) / Ports of Chile (1) / Portuguese-Chileans (1) / Power companies of Chile (1) / Presidents of Chile (42) / Prisons in Chile (1) / Protected areas of Chile (2) / Protests in Chile (2) / Provinces of Chile (41) / Pulp and paper companies of Chile (1)

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Radical Party of Chile (2) / Radio stations in Chile (1) / Rail transport in Chile (5) / Ramsar sites in Chile (5) / Rapid transit in Chile (3) / Referendums in Chile (2) / Regions of Chile (6) / Religion in Chile (4) / Research institutes in Chile (1) / Riots and civil unrest in Chile (3) / Rivers of Chile (71) / Roads in Chile (5) / Roman Catholic dioceses in Chile (27) / Roman Catholic schools in Chile (1) / Royal Governors of Chile (29) / Rugby union in Chile (1) / Russian Chileans (2)

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Santiago de Chile (1) / Schools in Chile (10) / Science and technology in Chile (5) / Scottish Chileans (1) / Shipbuilding companies of Chile (1) / Shipping companies of Chile (2) / Ships of Chile (3) / Shipwrecks in the Chilean Sea (4) / Ski areas and resorts in Chile (8) / Socialist Party of Chile (1) / South African-Chileans (1) / South Africans of Chilean descent (1) / Spanish-Chileans (13) / Sport in Chile (10) / Sports festivals hosted in Chile (25) / Sports venues in Chile (8) / Straits of Chile (8) / Subdivisions of Chile (5) / Submarines of Chile (1) / Supreme Directors of Chile (4) / Swedes of Chilean descent (5) / Swiss-Chileans (3)

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Tall ships of Chile (1) / Telephone numbers in Chile (1) / Television stations in Chile (19) / Tennis in Chile (2) / Tennis tournaments in Chile (2) / Tennis venues in Chile (2) / Theatre in Chile (1) / Torture in Chile (1) / Tourism in Chile (1) / Trade unions of Chile (1) / Tram transport in Chile (1) / Transportation in Chile (4) / Treaties of Chile (2) / Trees of Chile (44) / Tunnels in Chile (1)

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Ukrainian Chileans (1) / United States ambassadors to Chile (1) / United States Navy ships transferred to the Chilean Navy (2) / Universidad Austral de Chile (5) / Universidad Austral de Chile alumni (1) / Universidad Catolica de Chile alumni (2) / Universidad de Chile (2) / Universidad de Chile players (84) / Universities in Chile (18) / University of Chile (1) / University of Chile alumni (25) / Uruguayan Chileans (1)

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Venezuelan-Chileans (1) / Visitor attractions in Chile (1) / Volcanoes of Chile (90)

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Wars involving Chile (4) / Water transport in Chile (4) / Waterfalls of Chile (4) / Wetlands of Chile (1) / Wild areas protected of Chile (1) / Wine regions of Chile (3) / Wineries of Chile (2) / World Heritage Sites in Chile (5) / World War I ships of Chile (1) / World War II battleships of Chile (1) / World War II naval ships of Chile (1) / World War II ships of Chile (1)