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We feel like locals

CHILE | Monday, 22 January 2007 | Views [704] | Comments [2]

Ang and i have noticed that everywhere we go, its obvious who the touristas are - we often play spotto when we see a pack of yanks wearing bum bags and t-shirts with the American flag on them.

This doesnt happen so much to us, as we are both shorter than average so we fit in well & also the dark hair & features help us both. Randomly in the street, Chileans keep breaking out into Spanish to us both which helps us feel like locals!

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sounds like you havin a blast shorty, take luck and care, and remember, eh eh eh ehhhhhhhhh presents for jak jak

  jarred Jan 23, 2007 5:50 PM


Hola Hola
Must be nice not to be treated like a tourista! Maybe u can change your names: Lana Maria or Angela Fernanda or whatever is their local names. Once u learn the lingo they will never know! Maybe even the American Gringos will think u r Chilean. Probably should have taken an Aussie flag as a picnic blanket. Can send u one if u like! Luv u heaps..till the next time Mama xoxo

  mama del of touristas Jan 25, 2007 2:10 PM

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