El Viajero Downtown Montevideo

Soriano 1073, Montevideo, 11100, Uruguay | Hostel
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Day 12 - Uruguay (Montevideo)

A travel blog entry by antoniolorenzon on May 30, 2014

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After the surprisingly beautiful Colonia del Sacramento, here we are with the second city I'm going to visit in Uruguay: Montevideo.

First of all it was quite impressive to have free Wi-Fi in the bus that connects the 2 cities, apparently is a common practice here to be "always on". To be honest connection was not always so stable but it&# …

Uruguay In a Few Days

A travel blog entry by phillipsquared

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... for a pat and a free feed. The old city of Colonia with its cobbled streets was declared a UNESCO site in 1995. They have the Calle de los Suspiros (Streets of Sighs) with houses from the 1st colonial period. There is a Tile Museum which is clearly too exciting for us too visit, parts of the old fort with a cannon and a lighthouse which you can walk up to get a panoramic view of the city. Unfortunately the afternoon we arrived it was grey and cloudy and not much point. The old city ...

"If I die, you can eat me."

A travel blog entry by lyndsey-martin

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... seats, only to be awoken at about 9.30pm with a chicken dinner. Mr H ate the chicken, and I ate the mash potato, before again trying for some sleep. Unfortunately, the film "Diana" started up and we couldn't drown out Naomi Watts' insipid voice, dozing until it finished about 2 hours later. The film ended, and we thought we would finally get some sleep. A futile hope. We were soon at the border and piled off the bus with our bags to go through the controls. ...

Old Montevideo

A travel blog entry by boothbj

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... battle.


  • The local Authorities greet you with a tourist information map outlining a route through the historic old city that brings you by the significant buildings. You cross the road and you are right in the middle of old Montevideo. Great old buildings, I imagine it looks somewhat like Havana, Cuba (although I have never been, so i am guessing). The Uruguayans seem to have a penchant for building large ...

  • Lessons in Humanity and Monopoly: Uruguay

    A travel blog entry by paiger

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    ... and a schedule for the day. She got us pointed out in the right direction and then had to run to work. I'm telling you, the kindness of this family to take in not 1, not 2, but 3 girls they had never met astounds me. And the lengths to which they were willing to go to make our experience worth it. Essentially I will always always remember them the next time I encounter a tourist in D.C., or even a friend of a friend that's in Austin.
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