Travel Blogs from Uruguay

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Time for some fun in the sun!, Colonia, Uruguay travel blog

Time for some fun in the sun!

A travel blog entry by suze.lance

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... year and a half and only once on this side of the road. I was a little scared myself. Driving along the dirt roads of Uruguay I was starting to feel pretty comfortable and Marty looked much less tense. We were talking away and before I knew it I had come ...

Ruta al Est, Punta del Est, Uruguay travel blog

Ruta al Est

A travel blog entry by emanorsa

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Hola! Lasciata Buenos Aires con tutti i compagni di viaggio finalmente sono rimasto solo, finalmente si fa per dire perche' in realta' essere soli a viaggiare si e' dimostrato piu' malinconico del previsto, soprattutto il primo giorno! Comunque ho ...

Spontaneous Trip to Uruguay, Montevideo, Uruguay travel blog

Spontaneous Trip to Uruguay

A travel blog entry by tristan_g

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El viejo y el mar., Punta del Diablo, Uruguay travel blog

El viejo y el mar.

A travel blog entry by trixyone

... the word of a fellow traveller and an insignificant sentence in our travel guide, Natalie and I decided to go to Punta del Diablo, Uruguay. The trip there took a total of 19 hours with a stop in Montevideo. The capital city is old and crumbly. Many of ...

Couchsurfing near Carmelo, Carmelo, Uruguay travel blog

Couchsurfing near Carmelo

A travel blog entry by dianeontheroad

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If you haven't heard of couchsurfing then check out the link below: http://www.couchsurfing.org/ I was a bit hesitant about couchsurfing but needn't have been at all. I contacted David last week to see if I could stay with him for a couple of nights on ...

Livin' it up with Uruguay's rich & famous, Punta del Este, Uruguay travel blog

Livin' it up with Uruguay's rich & famous

A travel blog entry by benyclaire

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So, back on another bus, we headed east to the upmarket resort city of Punta del Este - a comparatively short 2 hour ride. We had left our big bags at Montevideo, so we could walk around easier (plus save Bens back from more damage) and find somewhere ...

Uraguay, Colonia del Sacramento, Uruguay travel blog

Uraguay

A travel blog entry by zoeclares

Today i am in Colonia, Uraguay although it was with luck and speed that i made my ferry due to last nights improntu leaving drinks at the hostel which culminated, in typical Buenos Aires style, in arriving at a club in Palermo at 3am and dancing away the ...

Porto Alegre & Montevideo, Montevideo, Uruguay travel blog

Porto Alegre & Montevideo

A travel blog entry by hi_from_sa

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Punta del Diablo, Punta del Diablo, Uruguay travel blog

Punta del Diablo

A travel blog entry by bron_and_eli

Punta del ...

Montevideo and a small hiccup in Colonia, Montevideo, Uruguay travel blog

Montevideo and a small hiccup in Colonia

A travel blog entry by wabbey

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... of the town wasn't quite as pleasant as anticipated. As such, we briskly moved on to our next stop, Montevideo, Uruguay's capital city. The capital was not dissimilar to your average city of similar population. Apparently it is one of South America's ...

Sun Surf and Siesta!, Punta del Este, Uruguay travel blog

Sun Surf and Siesta!

A travel blog entry by nikstravel2010

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... get ('americanos? pffffftttt!') we are here for 3 more nights and then we will continue our cruising up the beaches of uruguay.. i am looking forward to getting up to some more remote beachey towns.. punta is beautiful but it is super crowded... almost ...

A quick trip to Uruguay, Colonia del Sacramento, Uruguay travel blog

A quick trip to Uruguay

A travel blog entry by ryanislost

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The whole time I was in Buenos Aires I had a plan to head over to Uruguay and have a quick look. The longer I stayed in the city the harder it was to leave, even if only for a day. But with a day free before heading north I decided to make the trip with ...

a couple of days in Montevideo, Montevideo, Uruguay travel blog

a couple of days in Montevideo

A travel blog entry by los2gringos

... by the beach. Lots of people jogging, playing soccer or rugby, and looking beautiful and happy. By the way, the women in Uruguay are very beautiful! The man not so much. A highlight was the walking tour at Teatro Solis, a theater built in the late ...

Montevideo Killed the Radio Star, Montevideo, Uruguay travel blog

Montevideo Killed the Radio Star

A travel blog entry by comeasyouare

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... , as well as feature exhibitions by other Uruguayans. Joaquin Torres Garcia is so popular there, he is cast in the $5 peso. While Uruguay is more expensive that Argentina, I am still glad I came. It was worth hopping over the three hour ferry ride since ...

The Gaucho Life For Us, Tacuarembo, Uruguay travel blog

The Gaucho Life For Us

A travel blog entry by squiresmm

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... usual ranch animals are lots of emu route birds running all over the place. These are not Juans, these birds are wild in Uruguay & originate from further South. There is superstition behind killing these birds so the gauchos let them be, they are not ...

La Barra, Punta del Este, Uruguay travel blog

La Barra

A travel blog entry by will.traveller

La Barra is a 20 minute bus ride but a world away. It has that glitzy feel but without the volume of people. Some great restaurants and bars and an interesting coastline to ...

Sunset and chinchulines, Montevideo, Uruguay travel blog

Sunset and chinchulines

A travel blog entry by mattalves

And so, after another night partying, we head to Montevideo, Uruguay's capital city. Not far from Punta, we get there after a couple of hours. After finding a place to stay - HI Schirmann Munker, a really good hostel and conveniently located door-to-door ...

Montevideo, Montevideo, Uruguay travel blog

Montevideo

A travel blog entry by lauralauren

... out with ainsley and graham for the week in buenos aires we decided as a group it would be fun to head over to montevideo in uruguay for a quick visit....little did we know it would turn into quite the adventure full of fun in the sun!!!! we arrived on ...

Montevideo, Montevideo, Uruguay travel blog

Montevideo

A travel blog entry by jphayes

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We boarded yesterday in Buenos Aires at lunch time. Many people queued but things went smoothly with the usual Holland American efficiency. Our cabin is lovely, clever use of space. We have a window looking out over the Promenade deck. We are situated ...

Piriapolis, Piriapolis, Uruguay travel blog

Piriapolis

A travel blog entry by will.traveller

I am not able to get a bus to Florianopolis until Monday so I explore Pirianapolis. Less than an hour away, it has a completely different feel. Much smaller and more laid back. My hotel, Hotel Centro, is as nice but one fourth the cost. Restaurants are ...

pretty little town, Colonia De Sacramento, Uruguay travel blog

pretty little town

A travel blog entry by carlyabroad

Our ferry was booked out of Colonia so we spent the day traveling from Puerto del Diablo (via Montevideo) to Colonia de Sacramento (Colonia for short). We arrived in the late afternoon and were haggered after a day on buses so decided to save the ...

Through the roads in Argentina, Paysandu, Uruguay travel blog

Through the roads in Argentina

A travel blog entry by pamericas

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We will post trip information here as soon as it starts. For 2010, we will continue planning the project and look for Sponsors that are willing to invest and support the Project. All indications in that regard is highly appreciated. Please contact us by ...

Roaming with no clear destination in mind, Punta del Diablo, Uruguay travel blog

Roaming with no clear destination in mind

A travel blog entry by tjanus

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Today we went further along the south-east coast of Uruguay to a place called Punta del Diablo and visited some remote village of Cabo Polonio to which you need to drive in a buggy or on the back of a 4x4 truck through dunes and large fields of sand. We ...

Montevideo, Montevideo, Uruguay travel blog

Montevideo

A travel blog entry by travelnerd

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Montevideo... was cold and rainy here, but I got an awesome fobwatch as a very early birthday present from Gem... it is not working at the moment, but I will try and get it fixed at some stage in the near ...

The perfect steak, almost, Montevideo, Uruguay travel blog

The perfect steak, almost

A travel blog entry by garyjampot

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5th August – 10th August 2009 Hike across town and got the ferry to Colonia de Sacremento in Uruguay. The 3 hr stint was surprisingly luxurious and very enjoyable. The place we got to was nowt special though, its supposed to be rammed in the summer ...

OldTown Colonia, Colonia, Uruguay travel blog

OldTown Colonia

A travel blog entry by rfoat

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This time we walked to town with Bryan and Family. We went into the historical part of Colonia.Old town goes back to the 1600 and 1700´s with the Portugese. Some restoration has taken place. Interesting museum and Basilica. We had a nice lunch eating ...

Montevideo, Montevideo, Uruguay travel blog

Montevideo

A travel blog entry by tphilip75

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Historical town, Colonia del Sacramento, Uruguay travel blog

Historical town

A travel blog entry by riege

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Colonia posses a beautiful historical part, still with cobblestones and many cute little houses. It is very much visited in summer or on weekends, but as it is winter and freezing there were'nt many tourists around. Some of us even spent part of the ...

The Road to Montevideo, Montevideo, Uruguay travel blog

The Road to Montevideo

A travel blog entry by jl_bigtrip

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... Road to Montevideo It’s a strange old town, and we’re not too taken, but one place stands out the Uruguay Carnival Museum the  costumes confounding the mind with colour and sparkle, photos showing the spectacle of the parades, we are ...

Montevideo, Uruguay, Montevideo, Uruguay travel blog

Montevideo, Uruguay

A travel blog entry by stevemarson

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