Travel Blogs from Uruguay

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Salto, Salto, Uruguay travel blog

Salto

A travel blog entry by bgibson

We relaxed in style and comfort at the Dayman Hot Springs near Salto. They were really nice. They have a bunch of pools that are diffent tempuratures, and all the water is naturally heated and pumped direct. Definitely a good ...

Laid back Uruguay, Montevideo and Colonia, Uruguay travel blog

Laid back Uruguay

A travel blog entry by lucky

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... into the clean Montevideo bus terminal from Brazil. We had planned to stop for a day or two in Montevideo, the capital of Uruguay, to check the city out. Not knowing of anything special about the place, we had low expectations. The sleepy capital ...

19 hours to Colonia, Colonia del Sacramento, Uruguay travel blog

19 hours to Colonia

A travel blog entry by clandybar

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So Colonia del Sacramento in Uruguay is one of the prettiest, most dreamy towns I have ever seen. But getting there was a nightmare... I should start by saying that Colonia is well worth the visit from Buenos Aires as a day trip or as part of a ...

5 hours in Tres Crues Bus Station Montevideo, Montevideo, Uruguay travel blog

5 hours in Tres Crues Bus Station Montevideo

A travel blog entry by sionedworldwide

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Hello Hello, So we´ve just come back from Punta Del Diablo, back to the city and internet and hopefully to hot water :). We´ve just got a few hours to kill in the bus station before getting the coach to our next destination Rosario. So back over the ...

Montivideo, Uruguay, Montivideo, Uruguay travel blog

Montivideo, Uruguay

A travel blog entry by lance_fan

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... Just a day of exploring the city. It is a relatively small city, with just over a million people. It is the capital of Uruguay, which is considered a 3rd world country. One of our dollar is worth 24 of their pesos. And prices are very good, especially ...

Uruguay, Montevideo, Uruguay travel blog

Uruguay

A travel blog entry by chezcody

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Uruguay's just across the Rio de la Plata from Buenos Aires, an easy trip for a few days. I crossed into VERY retro Uruguay for several days, visiting the capital, Montevideo, and the tiny, scenic colonial town of Colonia. Well worth a ...

Day trip to Colonia, Colonia, Uruguay travel blog

Day trip to Colonia

A travel blog entry by adeline

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Ship sailed at 9am this morning for Uruguay and took approx 3hours. The days travel, city tour, history lesson, lunch and coastal vistits cost approx €20. We were a the port for 8am, luckily as the queue´s for immigration and customs were ...

The missing backpack part 6 or 7 or 8 or…., Montevideo, Uruguay travel blog

The missing backpack part 6 or 7 or 8 or….

A travel blog entry by ina01nl

After we returned from Montevideo for the second time (we were watching the Celebrity Infinity pull out….) we made our customary stop on deck 7. Just to check if they had found our missing luggage. This time there was a guy there. I think his name ...

Montevideo, Montevideo, Uruguay travel blog

Montevideo

A travel blog entry by giovanna

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The capital, a really non descriptive place really, we spent three nights here and I can~t really think of anything to say about it, we knew it had beaches but for the life of us we couldn~t find them until the last day, the plaza was nice but so many ...

Sacramento... not of California, Colonia del Sacramento, Uruguay travel blog

Sacramento... not of California

A travel blog entry by euniceandbyoung

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its kinda like having to go to a certain restaurant and eating the local special because that was what was recommended and that was what the place is know for... when there is a UNESCO World Heritage site nearby, it is a MUST for all travelers. so, we ...

Confusion in Colonia del Sacramento, Colonia del Sacramento, Uruguay travel blog

Confusion in Colonia del Sacramento

A travel blog entry by nickjackets

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... Uruguay and the beginning my month long visit to Argentina.   Colonia is very safe,it has the lowest unemployment rate in Uruguay at 3% compared to the 6% national average (about the same as the UK) and the average Uruguayan eats 75kg of beef per ...

Montivideo, Uruguay, Montivideo, Uruguay travel blog

Montivideo, Uruguay

A travel blog entry by lance_fan

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Just photos ...

New Year's Eve, Montevideo, Uruguay travel blog

New Year's Eve

A travel blog entry by jessi330

... in the New Year'.  Nick and I took to the streets and watched it all. Beautiful lights all provided by ordinary citizens of Uruguay. We walked leisurely all the way to the club W Lounge in Parque Rodo next to the Rambla (esplanade) and Requena. We ...

The High Seas, Punta del Diablo, Uruguay travel blog

The High Seas

A travel blog entry by leahrob

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... the Puerto Iguazu bus station! Sunday was our journey to Punta del Diablo (a small fishing village on the north east coast of Uruguay). It began with a ferry ride across the bay between Buenos Aires and Colonia, Uruguay then a bus to Montevideo, Uruguay; ...

Chicletas????, Montevideo, Uruguay travel blog

Chicletas????

A travel blog entry by pattyv

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Ok, so I decided to give Dave a little say in what was said on the blog....plus I have already written about Montevideo...So here is Dave´s side of the story... Montevideo, We have been hosted by two of the locals here in Montevideo the past week. ...

Belated entry from Uruguay, Montevideo, Uruguay travel blog

Belated entry from Uruguay

A travel blog entry by sheppard

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... to dredge up what O level qualifications I got and when, I've also been exploring Montevideo and other parts of Uruguay. Montevideo is where I'm staying for my time here, with everywhere else being within reasonable (and cheap) bus journey reach. ...

Homesick in Colonia, Colonia del Sacramento, Uruguay travel blog

Homesick in Colonia

A travel blog entry by amyleigh

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Just a quiet colonial town with cobblestone streets.  Gorgeous cobblestone streets and colonial archetecture, with cute art museums and tourists cruising around in dunebuggies, golf carts, scooters and bicycles.   Woke up this morning with ...

A day in Montevideo, Montevideo, Uruguay travel blog

A day in Montevideo

A travel blog entry by kerry_andrew

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We were up early on Friday morning in order to catch a bus to Montevideo, a couple of hours east of Colonia. We arrived at midday and jumped into a taxi to take us to the hostel. Unfortunately this wasn't quite as easy as it sounds. We told the taxi ...

And We Fled To Uruguay, Colonia Del Sacramento, Uruguay travel blog

And We Fled To Uruguay

A travel blog entry by davidbowmaker

... that I'm about to complain that we haven't got under way yet when I realise we're half way there. First observation of Uruguay; it's very quiet. Exactly what we're looking for. We stay in another HI hostal and enjoy another high quality low price ...

Colonia del Sacramento, Colonia Del Sacramento, Uruguay travel blog

Colonia del Sacramento

A travel blog entry by saralouisekelly

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I arrived in Uruguay on the colonia express ferry. After my 20 minute struggle dragging my huge backpack on its little trolley wheels through the cobbled streets I found my hostel. I went into the old town which is very quaint. There is a sleepy feel to ...

Colonia del Sacremento, Colonia del Sacramento, Uruguay travel blog

Colonia del Sacremento

A travel blog entry by charlotte_piet

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Back on the tourist trail. I had been told by my friend Laura, who has recently returned from her epic honeymoon, that Colonia was pretty, but touristy and there wasn't a great deal to do. She was spot on. Happily we had chosen to spend our three ...

It takes two to tango!, Montevideo, Uruguay travel blog

It takes two to tango!

A travel blog entry by ramblingrover

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... the this on the web as to how long it would take things to go back to 'normal' should the human species disappear. Uruguay What a fantastic country and an even more incredible set of people. They are so unbelievable relaxed a friendly over here. It's ...

Back in time at least 100 years, Carmelo, Uruguay travel blog

Back in time at least 100 years

A travel blog entry by denisita

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Beautiful Colonia del Sacramento, on the Rio de la Plata, avenues of palms escorting the road into the city, stately old buildings, clean open plazas. Old town of Carmelo, a history of smuggling, cobblestone streets, quiet. Nueva Palmira, huge port for ...

Life on the Street, Montevideo, Uruguay travel blog

Life on the Street

A travel blog entry by amyleigh

... in the city I was already in, I figured I´de just get myself that much closer to my final destination in Eastern Uruguay. Found a very nice hostel in the Palermo neighborhood to stay at, just a couple minutes from the ocean.  This afternoon I ...

county #5 !!!, Montevideo, Uruguay travel blog

county #5 !!!

A travel blog entry by lasondra

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... from BA to Colonia that only takes about 1 hour.  It´s a people only ferry, not for cars.  The ferry to Uruguay held 225 people - a decent size ship.  I don´t always understand the system here, but it was much cheaper for me to land ...

The missing backpack Final Chapter., Montevideo, Uruguay travel blog

The missing backpack Final Chapter.

A travel blog entry by ina01nl

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Yes! What is lost is now found. We have been reunited with the blue backpack and will never let it out of our sight again! Last night after dinner, we sort of "passed by “ the Front Office on deck 7, on our way from one end of the ship to the ...

AIESEC Congress von ConoSur, Montevideo, Uruguay travel blog

AIESEC Congress von ConoSur

A travel blog entry by christine.w

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... sehr international (Guatemala, Brasilien, USA, Kolumbien, Panama) ein paar Praktis und Cono Sur sind ja auch schon 3 Länder (Chile, Argentinien und Uruguay). Haben den neuen MCP gewählt und naja AIESEC Sachen halt besprochen :) und wie immer viel ...

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 ...

Punta del Diablo, Punta del Diablo, Uruguay travel blog

Punta del Diablo

A travel blog entry by charlotte_piet

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Punta del Diablo is a beautiful, very wind swept fishing village four and a half hours to the east of Montvideo. We had been promised a brand new, fully functioning youth hostel in a remote village from where we wound travel slowly back west after three ...

Colonia, Colonia del Sacramento, Uruguay travel blog

Colonia

A travel blog entry by nikkichapman

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we caught a bus down the coast to visit colonia.. after an hour of tryng to find somewhere to put our backpacks for teh day - we headed to a bar for a few cervezas and after that they minded our bags while we went to explore!  Was an awesome ...

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