Is Chile a country or city?

Chile, country situated along the western seaboard of South America.

Is Chile a name of a country?

Chile, officially the Republic of Chile, is a country in western South America.


Republic of Chile República de Chile (Spanish)
Chilean territory in dark green; claimed but uncontrolled territory in light green
Capital and largest city Santiagoa 33°26′S 70°40′W
National language Spanish

How did Chile become a country?

Chile won its formal independence when San Martín defeated the last large Spanish force on Chilean soil at the Battle of Maipú on April 5, 1818. … A declaration of independence was officially issued by Chile on February 12, 1818 and formally recognized by Spain in 1840, when full diplomatic relations were established.

What is Chile famous for?

Even though Chile is internationally known for its succulent red wines and its devilish pisco, Chile also has a strong and diverse beer culture!

How safe is Chile?

Chile is amongst the safest countries on Earth

It is usually considered the safest country in South America, together with Uruguay. Thanks to its low crime rates and nice behavior towards travelers, the “thin country” can be considered a very safe destination (especially if you visit its spectacular national parks).

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