Dangers & Annoyances

Police Stations

Internet Access

Internet cafes are scarce, but the two main squares in the Platô (Praça Alexandre Albuquérque and Praça 11 Maio) have free wi-fi.


There are ATMs throughout the city, especially around Praça Alexandre Albuquérque.


The main post office is three blocks east of the main square, Praça Alexandre Albuquerque.

Tourist Information

Turismo This tourist information kiosk is on the northeast corner of the Praça Alexandre Albuquerque in the Platô, but it was none too helpful when we passed through.

Travel Agencies

Girassol Tours Travel agency that sells plane tickets, offers tours of Santiago and car rental.