Under Construction!

Pics & Info for Gemini/AURA employees
relocating to
La Serena, Chile

From my visit in November 1999

This document is only a skeleton, to make it easy to get to the pics-
hopefully there will be more complete information here soon
keep watching!

Also see:
WWW links concerning Chile, La Serena, and the observatories
IRS Tax Considerations for US Expatriates

For those not fluent in Spanish, try the

AltaVista Translator

which will translate any text or an entire WWW page for you.

You can click on the "Translator" link in the menu frame at left at any time, to bring up a new window for the AltaVista Translator.

Click on an image at left, to see a page of related pics-
Then click an individual image for a larger view

Note: At least 64K colors (16-bit video) are recommended, for viewing the photos- they will look poor at 256 colors, and downright cartoonish with only 16 colors- check your video settings!

I would recommend two books as background for potential visitors & expats:

Additions, corrections, pointers to relevant WWW sites, &c &c are extremely welcome!
Email: joel (at) aloha.net