Pagada de Piso

Last night I went out with my coworkers to honor a very sacred Chilean tradition “Pagada de Piso” or “Pay the Floor”. Basically the newest staff member has to take the whole office out for drinks and pay for the first round. Now I’m assuming this IS in fact a Chilean tradition and not just … More Pagada de Piso

Estoy Aprendiendo!

I’m starting to realize that starting my first Internship in a foreign country, where I don’t speak the language, may be a bigger challenge than I anticipated. There are definitely some cultural differences, such as the concept of time. Chileans are notoriously late. I expected this to be true in social situations, but I didn’t … More Estoy Aprendiendo!