Country FAQ

Practical tips on tipping, eating, money, taxis and other things.

Take the advice here mainly as a pointer and an indication. Things change over time. Things can be different in different places. And things don’t always follow the rules. And the rules are not really rules but varying customs. With this word of caution, here are some pointers on practical things that can be a challenge for a visitor to figure out.

Asado, barbecue, is one of the favourite meals in Argentina and Chile

Chile’s food: A quick introduction

Chile like Argentina is most famous for its asados, the open-fire barbecues featuring beef, pork, lamb, chicken and more. However, there is a tremendous variety of food served in Chile, from steak to sushi and

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