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  • Top 10 Booze-Infused Spa Treatments

    Wine and beer treatments might be old hat in Europe, but from Chicago to Chile, New World spas are discovering the beauty of a spirits-inspired spa day.

    Posted by Sandra Ramani on March 18, 2013 at 9:03:43 AM EDT in Spas, Trip Ideas
  • Best New Year's Resolution Trips

    The start of a new year is a time for reflection and resolutions. We don't know about you, but we like making promises we can keep by criss-crossing the globe! Here are our vacation form.

    Posted by Trish Friesen on December 31, 2012 at 10:46:54 AM EST in Trip Ideas
  • Olympic Skier Kaylin Richardson's Favorite Slopes

    Who better to point us in the direction of our new favorite ski destination than Olympic, World Cup, and National Alpine Champion skier Kaylin Richardson? She's skied virtually everywhere and has narrowed down her favorite slopes just for us.

    Posted by Fodor's Guest Blogger on December 10, 2012 at 2:41:58 PM EST in Outdoors
  • South America's Local Beer Scene

    Craft beers are a trend the world over, and South America is jumping on the bandwagon. Moving beyond its award-winning wines, locals and visitors to the region are enjoying local brews.

    Posted by Karina Martinez-Carter on August 30, 2012 at 5:02:18 PM EDT in Wine & Cocktails, Restaurants
  • Visiting South America in the Off-Season

    Thinking of a trip to South America this winter? Why not their winter? Their cooler months (our summer months) are a great time to go for lower rates and seasonal activities with fewer tourists.

    Posted by Karina Martinez-Carter on July 26, 2012 at 3:30:13 PM EDT in Trip Ideas
  • South America's Hottest New Hotels

    South America may be feeling cooler temps this time of year, but new properties are popping up across the region, from flashy modern digs to serene escapes.

    Posted by Karina Martinez-Carter on July 10, 2012 at 4:28:52 PM EDT in Hotels
  • Carbon-Free Luxury at the Singular Hotel in Patagonia

    Patagonia woos adventurous travelers with stunning, secluded landscapes and luxe, eco-friendly hotels. The latest in the bunch is The Singular, housed in a landmark building from 1915.

    Posted by Jimmy Im on June 04, 2012 at 3:28:56 PM EDT in Hotels
  • Starter Kit to Chile

    Chile is full of surprises—it's more than just sheep, mountains, summer skiing, and wine. So we put together a starter kit of sorts to help you put build the best itinerary.

    Posted by Jimmy Im on May 25, 2012 at 11:42:36 AM EDT in Trip Ideas
  • Patagonia's Hotel Salto Chico Reopens in Torres del Paine

    Just two months ago, a wildfire swept through the renowned Torres del Paine National Park, temporarily closing parts of the park and the iconic Hotel Salto Chico. While the park re-opened in early January, the luxury lodge will re-open its doors on February 23, just in time for the tail-end of the popular summer season in stunning southern Chile.

    Posted by Kimberly Jaso on February 22, 2012 at 4:45:51 PM EST in Trip Ideas, Hotels, News, Outdoors
  • Patagonia: Raise a glass at world’s end

    In Chile’s Puerto Williams, the southernmost permanent settlement in the world, a small Swiss freighter permanently moored at the dock and listing slightly to port is home to the rustic Club de Yates Micalvi. Sailors stop here for good company, strong spirits, and hearty food as they travel between the Atlantic and Pacific around Cape Horn. Stop by and mingle with whoever is there at the time. You might meet Aussies, Brits, Finns, Russians, Swedes, or even the occasional North American.

    Posted by Fodor's Editors on November 12, 2010 at 2:00:00 AM EST in Travel Tips