full of hairpin bends and steep slopes. Odysseys, including exhilaratingly
terrifying climbs. Winged adventures
skies. Adventures in Santiago
: horsemen galloping
through a latticework of fertile valleys, happily exhausted mountaineers
on a snowy peak, and cyclists showered with the noble dust of a
tough, winding mountain track.
Effort and skill, weariness and perspiration, the passion and the perseverance necessary to vanquish whimsical trails and roaring rapids, or to negotiate steep ski slopes against blustering winds, in adrenalin-fueled duels that are taking place constantly near the Chilean capital city, a tourism destination offering sportsmen a wide choice of activities.
on the river and on the snow, in the
sky and on the land, on rocks and mountains. Adventures
of every conceivable kind, exciting, exhausting, soothing or thrilling.
in a cosmopolitan metropolis whose surroundings
are bucolic, with green or snowy valleys and enormous mountain chains
that ascend to the sky.
Entertaining horseback excursions, mountain bike rides, exhausting
treks, climbs to remote summits, rafting and kayaking in swollen
rivers, skiing on snowy valley slopes, gliding in fragile hang-gliders
are but a few of the sporting activities possible in Santiago
a city wide open to adventure
, a city where taking
risks is "part of the game".