What are the items that I should bring with me because they’re not available (or are too expensive) where I am going?
Santiago should have everything you need at affordable prices.
Will anyone have particular trouble finding clothes that fit?
Chilean stores usually offer a range of different options and sizes, in both clothing and shoes. However, tall persons might need to consider shopping in a specialty store.
What grocery stores do expats in your city shop at?
Generally, expats grocery shop at a store that is in their neighborhood. Some of the popular grocery stores are:
- Santa Isabel
These stores have large selections of goods and also stock specialty products.
Where can other household items (such as cleaning materials and home furnishings) be found?
Most household items and cleaning products can be found at any grocery store. Bigger items, such as home furnishings, appliances and electronics, can be found in the larger supermarkets or department stores, as well as other local stores or malls.
What are factors that might affect my shopping habits in this country/city?
Most likely there will not be any factors that affect your shopping habits. Santiago has a wide array of shopping options and most shopping centers have plenty of parking. Shopping malls have become popular due to their variety and convenience.
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