Travel Blogs from Rocha, Uruguay

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King for a day, ...or for a week actually., Punta del Este and La Barra, Uruguay travel blog

King for a day, ...or for a week actually.

A travel blog entry by stevefn

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I'm flying from Buenos Aires and back to Europe in two days, and my last week down here in Latin America I have spent in Punta del Este with a very good friend. We happened to get a very good deal at an ultra fancy (backpacker) spa and casino resort, so ...

Farewelling Pablo and a New Travel Partner..., Punte del Este, Uruguay travel blog

Farewelling Pablo and a New Travel Partner...

A travel blog entry by catters

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Punta del diablo, Rocha, Uruguay travel blog

Punta del diablo

A travel blog entry by saralouisekelly

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Karumbe, Rocha, Uruguay travel blog

Karumbe

A travel blog entry by saralouisekelly

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Karumbé - Turtle-y awesome volunteering., Rocha, Uruguay travel blog

Karumbé - Turtle-y awesome volunteering.

A travel blog entry by ricnkate

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... both had such an amazing time here! The Karumbé field station is based in La Coronilla, a small coastal town in the Rocha region of Uruguay near the border with Brazil, between Punta del Diablo and Chuy. We stayed here for two weeks and fell in love ...

La Pedrera- fiesta de carneval, La Pedrera, Uruguay travel blog

La Pedrera- fiesta de carneval

A travel blog entry by lauralauren

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so we arrived off our bus onto a sandy street in La Pedrera with little to no plans.   lauren had heard great things about this town from an australian at the hostel in montevideo so we figured we should check it out.  with all our ...

Uruguay´s Coast, Punta de Este, Uruguay travel blog

Uruguay´s Coast

A travel blog entry by delfuegoproject

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We read that this is South America´s number two playground spot behind Rio. Being there in the off season requires us to use a little imagination, but there is no doubt that this is a resort town with a lot of ...

Veranito, Rocha, Uruguay travel blog

Veranito

A travel blog entry by marce

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In town waiting for bus, Rocha, Uruguay travel blog

In town waiting for bus

A travel blog entry by saralouisekelly

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Cabo Polonio, Rocha, Uruguay travel blog

Cabo Polonio

A travel blog entry by saralouisekelly

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El Charabon, Rocha, Uruguay travel blog

El Charabon

A travel blog entry by johnmyers2

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... ' and indeed there were two rheas (nandu) on the grounds. The estancia is located some 220 km from Montevideo in the province of Rocha which is northeast of the capital, and not far from the coast. The estancia sits on the highest point in the region and ...

Just this side of the pretty resort, please., Maldonado, Uruguay travel blog

Just this side of the pretty resort, please.

A travel blog entry by tabonyhl

Maldonado, the older and cheaper sister city from glitzy Punta del Este, was where we planned to spend the night.  We could save a lot of money by walking to Punta during the day, and it was a pretty walk along the beach.  Magdalena dropped off ...

Pretty, pretty!, Periapolis, Uruguay travel blog

Pretty, pretty!

A travel blog entry by womblepeter

A Hotel to Forget. (Remembered with Advantages).   I"ve slept in some odd places, on stations, in parks, in posh hotels, poor hotels, in doorways and even in police cells; the night in Carmelo was different indeed.   Entering the hotel ...

After 10 days, Oh so casual in Uruguay, Periapolis, Uruguay travel blog

After 10 days, Oh so casual in Uruguay

A travel blog entry by womblepeter

They say the Spanish always put things off until "manyana" but here in Uruguay that is not the case. Here they do things when they feel like it, maybe now ,maybe later, may even be "manyana" or perhaps they won"t bother to do it at all. These people are ...

Punta Del Diablo, Rocha, Uruguay travel blog

Punta Del Diablo

A travel blog entry by emily26

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So I headed to the beach and bumped into Martin and his friend Mariana straight away. They were off to go and use the Internet so I went to read my book on the beach for a bit and then I went to meet them in a cafe. We went to the shops to get food for ...

Rainy Punta Del Diablo, Rocha, Uruguay travel blog

Rainy Punta Del Diablo

A travel blog entry by ncadventures

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Punta Del Diablo was rather slow due to the fact that it rained 90% of the time we were there. Got to our hostel but mainly stayed inside playing cards due to the rain outside. Nice large common area made it easy to meet new friends from all over. Our ...

The Ranch, Uruguay, Uruguay travel blog

The Ranch

A travel blog entry by mikeandgem

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... 's actually the 12th and we´re in Argentina, not Uruguay - but I´ll let you know about that in another entry. Anyway, back in Uruguay ... we arrived at the ranch via bus and were then picked up by Juan, the owner of the ranch, in a minibus. The ranch ...

Chaos in Cabo Polonio, Rocha, Uruguay travel blog

Chaos in Cabo Polonio

A travel blog entry by ncadventures

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Arrived in Cabo Polonio after a interesting journey from Punta Del Este. Cabo Polonio is a very small fishing town that doesn't have a road going to it. To get there we jumped on a bus to the little town of Costillo where we than got on another bus. ...

Lifestyles of the rich, famous, and ordinary, Punte del Este, Uruguay travel blog

Lifestyles of the rich, famous, and ordinary

A travel blog entry by stevecori

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Not being part of the jet set by any means, we thought it best to make a day trip of our next destination: Punte del Este. Punte del Este is the largest and most famous resort area on the Uruguayian Riveria and is a favorite destination for glamorous ...

bye bye beach (Uruguay), Rocha, Uruguay travel blog

bye bye beach (Uruguay)

A travel blog entry by giulyandmatt

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... e così, nell'atmosfera rilassata della costa uruguaiana, passiamo alcuni giorni di pura vacanza. Parola d'ordine: chill-out! Agli ordini... Diventiamo campioni in questo! ... Dei fuori classe! ... Infatti senza accorgercene arriva il tempo di ...

Periapolis beach, Periapolis, Uruguay travel blog

Periapolis beach

A travel blog entry by womblepeter

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... This is an individual scene, similar to many others but it is certainly different from anything else I have ever seen.--- Uruguay, I like you!            ...

Rocha, Rocha, Uruguay travel blog

Rocha

A travel blog entry by travels4liz

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... having had it twice on the flight over! Oh well, at least we're being fed. This afternoon, we headed out to Rocha to a military base where the shoe boxes were delivered and helped pack them up into various trailers and vehicles that were delivering them ...

Cold and windy Beaches :(, Peuta Del Este and Rocha, Uruguay travel blog

Cold and windy Beaches :(

A travel blog entry by livingthedream

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... restaurant and some Uruguayan wine. Needless to say i woke up with a nasty hang over this morning and boarded a bus to a town called Rocha a further hour and a half north. Stopped here for the day and will do a day tour of a beach 45 minutes east ...

A taste of Uruguay, Rocha, Uruguay travel blog

A taste of Uruguay

A travel blog entry by caterhog

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... on holiday as there was essentially a long weekend in the run up to Ash Wednesday/ Carnival. We hoped to catch some carnival in Uruguay- but managed to miss it! :( It was so strange wondering around the ghost town. A snoop around some of the historical ...

La Pedrera, La Pedrera, Uruguay travel blog

La Pedrera

A travel blog entry by frediundmoritz

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... 'rchen geführt, sie Italienerin und er Argentinier. Sie leben das halbe Jahr über in Italien und das andere halbe Jahr in Uruguay. Was für ein Leben! ;) Zuerst haben wir überlegt, nach einer Nach wieder abzureisen, weil echt nichts los war in dem Ort! ...

Am Strand mit Sonne und Wind, La Pedrera, Uruguay travel blog

Am Strand mit Sonne und Wind

A travel blog entry by moeller

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25.02. Nach einer eher kurzen Nacht bin ich tapfer um 8 Uhr 15 wieder aufgestanden und habe mich nach dem Fruehstueck guten Mutes aufgemacht zum Busterminal. Ziel war eigentlich ´Punta del Diablo´, allerdings habe ich am Terminal feststellen muessen, ...

Salvador Los tortugas marinas!, Rocha, Uruguay travel blog

Salvador Los tortugas marinas!

A travel blog entry by carlyandbryn1

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... blogs pretty well! We were surprised and i was just getting into a really good nap when the ferry from BA docked in Colonia, uruguay after just 1.5 hours (we thought it would be around 4!) and we were transferred to a coach for the remaining few hours to ...

Sleepsville, La Pedrera, Uruguay travel blog

Sleepsville

A travel blog entry by skill77

... Christmas until March but given it is mid December, you would think things would be starting to ramp up....but oh no, not in Uruguay, two weeks to go and it looks like they are still building half the town. Crazy. Anyway....still starving, we comb ...

From Uruguay with love..., Rocha, Uruguay travel blog

From Uruguay with love...

A travel blog entry by traveling_mel

... the city of Montivideo, it was too eerie empty and a little bit threatening, we headed to the wonderful, friendly town of Cabo Polonio. Uruguay is not a cheap country, hostels are $10-18 a night and buses around $20. We hopped on a bus to Cabo from ...

The final leg - Uruguay, Buenos Aires & Home!, Rocha, Uruguay travel blog

The final leg - Uruguay, Buenos Aires & Home!

A travel blog entry by hughandjen

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... being in a vast city we were craving some countryside. With that in mind we decided to book a trip to the coast of Uruguay, specifically a small town called Punta del Diablo. This journey involved a ferry crossing and then an 8 hour bus journey. We were ...

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