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Author: janej

Joined: 3/10/2013
Posts: 3
GCT Trips Taken: 1
OAT Trips Taken: 3
Traveler Since: 2010

May 23, 2013

 Has anyone shipped home a case of wine from South America and if so, how did that work? Was it an actual savings? Did it arrive home intact :) We're from Canada so imagine our rules/taxes are slightly different than those from the USA but any info one has to share is great. Going on "Discover South America: Chile & Argentina in Jan 2014 - do you even go to wineries where you can purchase a case of wine. Thanks so much

Author: luisa

Joined: 3/13/2010
Posts: 721
GCT Trips Taken: 7
OAT Trips Taken: 2
Countries Visited:

Bahamas, Cayman Islands, Canada, Mexico, Spain, France, Monoco, Croatia, Switzerland, The Netherlands, Belgium, Germany, Austria, Italy, Greece, Turkey, Egypt, Morocco, Chile, Argentina, Australia, New Zealand, Fiji. Ireland

Traveler Since: 2006

May 24, 2013

That was one of my favorite trips. We did go to a winery and some in the group bought wine but I don't know if they had it shipped home.

My local Fresh Market and wine shop sells SA wine at good prices so it wasn't worthwhile for me to buy a case.

Enjoy the trip, it's great.

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