Montaña Mágica Lodge.  A hobbit hotel in one of the best places on earth: CHILE!

Old world charm of a volcano cum hotel! Montaña Mágica Lodge also called Magic Mountain Lodge is an extraordinary hotel located in the centre of a privately owned natural reserve of Huilo Huilo in the Los Rios region of Chile.

Wow!!!  A place I'd love to visit:)  Largest pool........San Alfonso del Mar resort in Algarrobo, Chile.  Half a mile long and filled with 66 million gallons of water..........

Image: Courtesy of San Alfonso del Mar. “The World’s Largest Swimming Pool, is located at the San Alfonso del Mar Resort. We set out to find the most beautiful pools in the world! Check out 10 of our top favorites below.

Futaleufú River, South Chile

Los mejores lagos y ríos chilenos para practicar deportes acuáticos.

NY Times 36 Hours in Santiago, Chile.

36 Hours in Santiago, Chile

NY Times 36 Hours in Santiago, Chile. South America is where it is at! Friendly people, good wine, and lots to do! All the fun of a European vacation for a lower sticker price!

Puma Lodge, Rancagua, Chile, is a luxe mountain lodge with 24 suites, situated where three valleys meet in the Chilean Cordillera, less than three hours from Santiago and near the Argentine border.

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Puma Lodge, Reserva Nacional Río Los Cipreses, Chile (rural South Amer isn't on my travel bucket list, but this looks great and isn't pricey)

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