Better than a hole in your head

A snowboard excursion in Chile takes an unexpected turn -- to the Emergency Room in El Colorado

Updated: September 29, 2009, 10:56 AM ET
By Blair Habenicht

After a month in Chile, going home seemed like traveling to a foreign destination. I had developed affection for the land, the people, and the pace of life so much so that if not for a week-long booze-cruise disguised as a river rafting trip that I had committed to in Idaho, I would have flown my girlfriend to Santiago (and have her bring all the ingredients necessary for the Asian and Mexican dishes I craved) and stayed until November. To my surprise, there is very little spice in Chile. The ...

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