Neil and Ida Down - Answered a Question by Jackson (06 Dec 07 22:54)

Chile is nearly 3000 miles long north to south about the equivalent on Edinburgh to Baghdad so you will get a huge variation in climate. If that answers your question ...ok. but if not you are going to have to be more specific I'm afraid....Nei.

- Was this comment useful or 0 of 0 found this useful
Comment | Report
Sim - Answered a Question by Jackson (07 Dec 07 21:50)

Travelled on Celebrity Infinity Valparaiso to Buenos Aires December 2006. Weather was very hot for pre-cruise days in Santiago and post-cruise Buenos Aires. Short sleeve summer clothes. Some ports were like UK spring weather - jumpers and light fleece. Ushuaia was cool. We may have been lucky but had no rain or really bad weather. The answer is take layers and in the most southerly ports carry warm and waterproof extras even if day starts off bright. The majority of passengers dressed elegantly for formal evenings, mostly dinner suit or dark business suit, and evening/cocktail dresses. Those not wishing to dress up used the self service buffet. Other evenings people were smartly dressed in a more informal way. This is a large ship with passengers from all over the world with different dress codes so you really can't take the wrong things.

- Was this comment useful or 0 of 0 found this useful
Comment | Report

Daily Top 10 Deals

  • Brand New Deal Including Overnight In Amsterdam

    P&O Cruises - Ventura - 12 Apr 2019 - 7nts

    Southampton : Amsterdam (Overnight) : Brussels (Zeebrugge) : St Peter Port : Southampton

    Now from £534pp

    • All Meals & Entertainment Included
    • Cruise From Just £76pp per night

  • BEST SELLER! No-Fly 2019 Canary Islands

    Royal Caribbean - Explorer of the Seas - 14 May 2019 - 10nts

    Southampton : Madeira (Funchal) : Tenerife : Las Palmas (Gran Canaria) : Lanzarote : Vigo : Southampton

    Now from £999pp

    • Exclusive FREE Parking on 2B Balcony & Above
    • Up to $500pc FREE Onboard Spending Money

    All Royal 2019 Southampton Cruises >

  • Secure Your Cabin! 5* No Fly Norwegian Fjords

    Cunard – Queen Victoria - 12 May 19 - 7nts

    Southampton : Stavanger : Flam (Norway) : Aurlandsfjorden (Norway) : Sognefjord (Norway) : Olden (Norway) : Innvikfjorden (Norway) : Nordfjord (Norway) : Haugesund (Norway) : Southampton

    Now from £959pp

    • Pick Your Own Cabin & Priority Dining
    • Up To $350pc Onboard Spend

    View All Cunard 2019 Cruise Deals >>

Show More Deals
Isabelle Larder's blog

Are we just too tight on tips?

By Isabelle Larder

There is probably no other topic on cruising by beginners and seasoned cruisers alike that is more discussed than tips. What to tip, who to tip, when to tip and of course the big one….HOW to tip.There are 4 main ways to ‘pay your dues’ on a cruise.Pre-paid gratuities – offered by most, but not all cruise lines. A set amount, paid with the balance of your cruise. This is often a favourite for those who like to budget and know that their spending money is their spending...

Read More

Mar 13 2018 07:56:15:000PM

Plastic is Not Fantastic

By Lily Canderton

Lily Canderton's blog

I was watching the Princess Documentary this week in Alaska and it was good to see the crew policing the use of plastic straws on the open decks when the ship was in Glacier Bay as they are one of the biggest causes of debris and pollution in our oceans and are difficult to recycleThe average American uses disposable plastic utensils at an average rate of 1.6 straws per person per day. Based on national averages, this equates to each person in the U.S. using about 38,000 straws between the ag...

Read More

Mar 16 2018 02:48:46:000PM

Happy Saint Patricks Day

By Erica Todd

Erica Todd's blog

Happy St Patricks Day everyone, what are we all up to on the great day, This time last year I was in New York with my friends partying on the streets watching the parade which was spectacular I have to admit lovely to part of such a great day, This year is slightly different I am in Manchester Airport tonight ready to fly to Cancun tomorrow to start the celebrations, We are staying in the Riu Cancun for 7 Nights So, who was Saint Patrick? Saint Patrick is the patron saint of Ireland. He was a...

Read More

Mar 17 2018 07:52:40:000AM