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So we woke up expecting to just go around the downtown area but we got an offer to go on a day trip to Punta del este which is on the coast.
We figured it was a decent idea and in the end we were happy that we went.
We started by driving down towards Piriapolis and stopped there for some pics and sightseeing, & made our way to punta del este for some lunch and seeing the ...
We don't really get the hype about Punta del Este. Mostly concrete tower blocks, small unswimmable beaches & closed shops it really isn't what you expect for THE place to be in the region. Admittedly it was out of season & even pretty cold, but the place ...
... remember doing a car exchange on this one!) so we rushed off immediately to buy some lunch and wine. Next surprise was that when we were out exploring the next day, the apartment was beautifully cleaned. And that happens every day! Wow!
Of course, it was also Mike's birthday, so when we had poured our first drink, we opened cards and presents. Mike looked extraordinarily good in his new hair-piece from Nicola (eat your heart out ...
turn out beneficial. Unfortunately, the roulette took our money. The
only advantage of the visit were the nice toilets (they are very rare
Another interesting discovery we made was, that banks can run
out of cash. The efforts to get cash during the last two days turned
out to be unsuccessful. So we made friends with our credit cards
... bikini! Fortunately for us, our bedroom overlooked the party atmosphere by the pool and it was here that two young women were wearing these intriguing creations… I couldn’t believe it! I was able to enjoy all of the sights from the comfort of my own room! It didn’t matter what else the hostel had in store for us (or Jaclyn withheld from me) from this point… I was happy!
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