Eight ways to live like a local in Santiago

Getting to Chile’s capital will become significantly easier in 2017, thanks to British Airways’ new London to Santiago route. Travel writer Tamara Hinson reveals how to get under the skin of South America’s most exciting city

10 of the world's slowest cities

With a more laid back workforce and flexibility on what 'late' means (we're looking at you, Dubai), these cities move at a calmer pace

Fast and slow cities

Which cities are super speedy and which are more laid-back? Nick Curtis has the results of the High Life survey...

Buenos Aires to Santiago: the backpackers route

You've got two weeks to travel through Argentina and Chile on a tight budget. Where do you start? Right here with Will Hide's tried-and-tested trip

Crossing the Andes from Chile to Argentina

From its barren landscapes to its dizzy heights and vertiginous drops, crossing the Andes is the ultimate trek for adventure junkies. Tim Dowling is left breathless by this remote, sensational corner of South America