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... initially thought that it was made from shipping containers. It wasn't but it definitely was designed to look that way. We booked 2 beds in an 8 bed dorm room. This area is expensive at it is a vacation spot for Uruguayans and Argentinians so we didn't want to pay what it would cost for a private room. It worked out great as there was only one other guy in our room and we got along with him really well.
The weather ...
... square in Carmelo had a couple of options, one of which worked.
Turns out the hostel does not exist where stated and most
hotels near the river, about 10 blocks from the Plaza. Had to go to the ferry
terminal to get decent info and a map and then settled on a nearby hotel after
exhausting 3 other, 2 of which were unmanned – 700 pesos and not nice!
... the wind along the surf.
The video accompanying this blog is not our best footage. As you can imagine, galloping on a horse with a GoPro strapped to your head doesn't produce the most stable of camera footage. We're posting it for the following 3 reasons:
1. We would like to remember, later on in life, the prime of our lives when we're sitting in a nursing home losing our cognitive abilities.
2. "Corre!" by Jesse and Joy is ...
... many people on the starboard side, but because we were a pretty full ship, not everybody could get assigned a new (dry) room.
Wow! We slept through the whole thing! So glad we are on the port side, and not in a verandah or lanai room.
When we got to breakfast in the morning, the day started out a bit cloudy but the sun was coming through. It turned out to be another hot, sunny day. Windy too.
Punta Del Este was a tender port. This ...
... designed and built by a very young man (in his 20's I think) as a result of entering and winning a design contest to build a monument. There is a lot of artistic culture here. There are plenty of multi-million dollar mansions where the rich from Brazil and Argentina stay. The house where George Bush senior stayed had too tight a driveway and the limo got stuck. ...