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Pros and Cons of Living in Chile

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By Betsy Burlingame

Last updated on Nov 27, 2021

Summary: Take off your rose-colored glasses and learn what expats and digital nomads have to say about the pros and cons of living in Chile.

What are the pros and cons of living in Chile?

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Betsy Burlingame Betsy Burlingame is the Founder and President of Expat Exchange and is one of the Founders of Digital Nomad Exchange. She launched Expat Exchange in 1997 as her Master's thesis project at NYU. Prior to Expat Exchange, Betsy worked at AT&T in International and Mass Market Marketing. She graduated from Ohio Wesleyan University with a BA in International Business and German.

Some of Betsy's articles include 12 Best Places to Live in Portugal, 7 Best Places to Live in Panama and 12 Things to Know Before Moving to the Dominican Republic. Betsy loves to travel and spend time with her family. Connect with Betsy on LinkedIn.

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Expats in Chile enjoy the country's beaches, beautiful cities and lower cost of living. Santiago, La Serena, Vina del Mar and other destinations top their favorite places to live in Chile.

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Get a quote for international health insurance from our partner, William Russell.
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Get a quote for international health insurance from our partner, William Russell.
GET A QUOTE

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Learn what members have to say about living in Chile.

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Talk with other digital nomads and expats in Chile on our Chile forum - meet people, get advice and help others.

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An index of all of our site's Chile information.

Contribute to Chile Network Contribute
Help others in Chile by answering questions about the challenges and adventures of living in Chile.

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Expats in Chile offer advice about healthcare, hospital visits, emergency rooms visits, finding a doctor and buying health insurance in Chile.

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Expats in Chile enjoy the country's beaches, beautiful cities and lower cost of living. Santiago, La Serena, Vina del Mar and other destinations top their favorite places to live in Chile.

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Real estate listings in popular cities and towns in Chile.

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