Mendoza Wine Region: How to Plan the Perfect Visit

Julie Argentina 15 Comments

The Mendoza wine region is hot right now! This is the fastest growing wine producing region in the world and it is Argentina’s most popular spot to travel to for wine tours and tastings. Located in the shadow of Mt Aconcagua, the vineyards in the Mendoza wine region are at one of the highest elevations in the world. Receiving little rainfall …

View of Maipo Valley

How to Visit Santiago Wine Regions Without Taking a Tour

Julie Chile 3 Comments

For wine lovers, Santiago is one of the best destinations in South America. With a short drive you can reach some of Chile’s premiere wine regions, such as Maipo Valley, Colchagua Valley, Casablanca Valley, and Aconcagua Valley.  Most people visit the wineries on a tour. But what if you prefer to get out and explore on your own? Touring the Santiago wine …