Aspen Boutique Hotel

875 Pedro Berro Street, Montevideo, 11300, Uruguay | Hotel

Travel Blogs from Montevideo

Montevideo, Colonia, Buenos Aires

A travel blog entry by ricnkate


... the river to Buenos Aires and a second attempt at getting to know the city that had underwhelmed us on our brief stop through in March. After much deliberation over choosing the right hostel we eventually decided to give barrio (neighbourhood) San Telmo another go and whilst our first mistake upon arrival was to think it was a short walk (3km) we were pleased to see signs of life in the streets this time and passed by some picturesque squares and old buildings on the way.

Good tour, good food and excellent wine

A travel blog entry by mrsmac


... stop. We had booked a shore excursion here. This involved a bus tour of the city then a visit and lunch at a winery. We had a gloriously warm sunny day as the shorts came out fot the first time in many days. Montevideo is a large city, about 2 million people. It is spread along the shores of the River Plata which is more like a gulf, being over 200 kms wide at the mouth. We enjoyed our tour around its main suburbs and beaches. We then drove 20 minutes ...

Day 17

A travel blog entry by tsundy

... as I walked the shaded streets. Then we stopped at a place for lunch which included an entree, main meal and dessert (also included in tour package) - score? Maybe. Personally I thought the food was alright. The waiter mixed up my order. Not sure if he got it ride would have been better? The main meal was much better but huge, leaving me still feeling very full. And dessert was just gross. A caramel cake with whipped cream. I ended up only eating the ...

Some thoughts

A travel blog entry by jim.coates


... borders matter. Sometimes they coincide with changes in Geography. Always they mean a change in culture, mannerisms, food, looks, accent, clothing and the price of gas. I was looking for similarities across the many differences that continued to make each city and country interesting. Ecuador subsidized its gas at $ 2.50 the gallon. In Uruguay it is $ 7.00 the gallon. Guatemala had 100 traffic humps in ...

For something completely different - Uruguay

A travel blog entry by eoinshirl


... Eoin and I were a little underwhelmed by the site – most of the houses have been converted into souvenir shops or restaurants and modern cars line the streets which does nothing for recreating the 19th century ambience.

However, we had enjoyed travelling outside of the dirty city of Montevideo and seeing something of the lush green countryside of Uruguay before heading the following day to Argentina and a two day visit to Buenos Aires.



This hotel, located in the Centro Comunal Zonal 5 area of Montevideo, is near Pocitos, Parque Rodó, Museo Torres Garcia, and Auditorio del Sodre.
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