It also arrives earlier into Santiago, offering passengers more same-day connections to the rest of South America.
Explorer history, hearty food and cormorants disguised as penguins are just some of the treats in this subpolar city.
The highs and lows of a chilly quest to see Patagonia's "ghost cats".
You can buy 5000-square-metre plotson this island that Charles Darwin so much he wrote a book about it.
Chilean winemakers are changing attitudes about the quality of the country's vintages.
The hills of Valparaiso are alive with graffiti art.
Big changes are under way, but in the meantime plan ahead and don't bank on getting great food.
Long and narrow, Chile is filled with spectacular sights from the peaks and glaciers of Patagonia up to the moonscapes of the Atacama desert. In between, there's the sophisticated capital Santiago, wineries galore and the beaches and beauty of Vina del Mar.