Santiago, Chile's capital, spreads between the Andes and the coastal range, streches between the Rio Mapocho and the Rio Maipo, and within these natural boundaries, offers a number of scenic, cultural and historical attractions easily seen in a few days.
Valparaiso. Where Pablo Neruda lived and someplace I've always dreamed of going. (I want to do Santiago/Valparaiso/Mendoza in one trip).
Sunrise over the Andes (taken from flight into Santiago), Chile