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What I Ate in Santiago, Chile

It’s What I Ate Wednesday! We recently spent a day in Santiago, Chile, enroute to Easter Island, and while we didn’t have too much time there, we did have to eat! Turns out you can get a big sandwich just about anywhere… Lunch By the time we got into downtown Santiago, after our flights, getting… Continue reading What I Ate in Santiago, Chile

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5 Things to Know Before You Visit Santiago, Chile

Happy Travel Tip Tuesday! This week’s travel tips are all about Santiago, Chile. We only had a one-day layover there, but we learned some valuable lessons that I think you’ll want to know if you decide to travel to (or through!) this city. Here’s what we came up with!  1. Getting There Sit on the… Continue reading 5 Things to Know Before You Visit Santiago, Chile

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Sunrise at Ahu Tongariki, Easter Island

It’s a very special Faraway Friday. This is my 400th post! I usually do a top 10 list of reasons to visit an amazing place in the world on Fridays, but this one is all about a once in a lifetime kind of experience on the remotest island in the world–Easter Island! If ever you… Continue reading Sunrise at Ahu Tongariki, Easter Island

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What I Ate on the Plane: Avianca Business Class

If you read yesterday’s post, you got the low-down on our unexpected journey (in Business Class!) on Avianca Airlines to get home from Chile. Today, I’m giving you the details on the food! It’s What I Ate Wednesday after all! Flight 1: SCL-LIM (Santiago to Lima) Breakfast Our flight was scheduled for 7:15 am and… Continue reading What I Ate on the Plane: Avianca Business Class

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Flying Avianca Business Class

If you’ve been following along on the blog or social media in the last few weeks, you know that my sweet husband and I had to do a little bit of scrambling to get home from Santiago, Chile, on our way back from our big trip to Easter Island! Hurricane Harvey wreaked havoc on Texas,… Continue reading Flying Avianca Business Class

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10 Reasons to Visit Easter Island

It’s not just Faraway Friday, it’s the farthest Faraway Friday there will ever be! That’s because this is all about the exotic and beautiful Easter Island–the remotest island on the planet. That’s pretty far away! Here are 10 reasons you should definitely visit this tiny island in the South Pacific. 10. Mild Climate This might have… Continue reading 10 Reasons to Visit Easter Island

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5 Days on Easter Island

This Throwback Thursday, we’re throwin’ it way back to last week on Easter Island, Chile! We spent 5 days there, and it was truly a trip of a lifetime. Here is our itinerary… and a few things we would have done differently! We hope this will help you plan your perfect trip to beautiful Easter Island!… Continue reading 5 Days on Easter Island

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What I Ate on Easter Island

It’s What I Ate Wednesday! This week it’s coming to you from the most remote inhabited island in the world: Easter Island! What does one eat on this remote, South Pacific island? Find out today! On the Plane I was so excited to be heading to Easter Island, I didn’t even mind the kind of unappetizing… Continue reading What I Ate on Easter Island

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What to Know Before Visiting Easter Island

Easter Island is the most isolated island in the world, but you can see it for yourself! I recently had a chance to visit this mysterious island with my sweet husband for this year’s “Trip of a Lifetime,” but even with all my travel research strategies I found preparing for this trip a bit tricky.… Continue reading What to Know Before Visiting Easter Island

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Moai: The Heads of Easter Island

It’s Moai Monday! If you’ve been following along on Facebook or Instagram @quickwhittravel, you know we just got home from a Trip of a Lifetime to Easter Island, Chile! So what are those big heads all about? Do they have bodies? How did they get there? Read on to find out! What is a Moai?… Continue reading Moai: The Heads of Easter Island