Travel Blogs from Colonia del Sacramento
... s. We did and Emily loves it- she can pull herself up and see more of the world.
After another exciting cab ride to the hotel we were recommended a restaurant only a 10 minute walk from our hotel. Miranda restaurant turned out to be a great place. A nice feature is that it is an open kitchen design where customers can see the cooking action. All the chefs were apparently making fun of the customers although I'm sure most of ...
... made us hurl. I wouldn't joke about it at all, but the video selection that they were playing right in front of our faces, was 'Planet Earth,' the beautifully made British series of amazing nature scenes...But, the scenes unfolding in front of every already vomiting person, were that of Penguins, regurgitating food into their offspring's mouth. Wow, I literally laughed out loud at the irony.
... Old City - took us from here all the way to the harbour, which looks out onto the vast Rio de la Plata estuary and the Atlantic Ocean. We meandered our way back to the hostel before foolishly setting out at seven o'clock for dinner and discovering that Uruguayans eat very late. We returned once our chosen restaurant had opened and gorged on an enormous all-you-can-eat Chinese buffet. Whether or not it was haute cuisine we were delighted by the amount and variety of food and ...
... to BA we toured the town’s quiet cobbled streets taking in its charming beauty. There is much colonial architecture here and the streets are lined with grey bark trees that remind me of Provence. We follow two European guys we had befriended at the cash machines to a tiny rustic restaurant where we savour some succulent white wine and traditional cheeses in the enclosed little garden at the back. Rather comically the bill was settled with a mix of US Dollars, ...
... paving the streets and very old buildings dating back centuries along with a lighthouse to warn off passing ships. Littered amongst the cobbled streets are lots of small restaurants. Unfortunately, the sun had gone and it was quite cloudy today so we didn't explore for too long before heading back, but not before walking through the old city walls and down to the water front. We did venture back out though to see the beautiful ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet