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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Swimming pool
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... capital cities visited: 7 (In order: Bogota, Quito, Lima, Sucre, Santiago, Buenos Aires, Montevideo) · Total distance travelled (very approx!): 24,000 kilometres · Distance between furthest north and south destinations: 7,361 kilometres (Santa Marta, Colombia/ Ushuaia, Argentina) · Highest elevation reached: 4,980m (near Tupiza, Bolivia) · Highest temperature experienced: around 40°c (Santa Marta, Colombia) · Lowest temperature experienced: 0°c (Several places ...
... I decided to walk towards the edge of the pier there. As I was walking down the pier, I noticed the water was pretty gross looking, and there was a pretty bad smell in the air. I also noticed there were tons of people fishing from the pier which made for a pretty cool sight. Additionally I remembered seeing a father and son enjoying their afternoon jumping off the pier into the water. These sights continued to re-inforce that people find happiness in a variety ...
... policeman receive some sort of award and after watching about 20 we start getting bored and we head back to the hostel.
Friday 19th December
Our hostel is quite funky and very colourful. There are two Irish brothers working there, one of them called Sean. Both have lived in Montevideo for a few years and compared the town to Dublin. That there is not that much happening and the pace of life is slower, unlike in Buenos Aires.
We went for ...
... bikes with the intention of riding along the 'Rambla', the road running alongside the coast for 18km. All was going well until, in true South American style, the path hit a high curb (apparently a sloped gutter for anything not on legs was too difficult here), and Casey tried to 'hop' up the curb behind me - instead crunching the curb and bursting her front tyre! So, we headed back to the hostel (wheeling the bikes!), stopping every so often to enjoy the sunshine by the water. ...
... makes the food taste great but as that day was particularly cold and windy, the restaurant had its doors closed so it got really smoky. Both of our eyes we streaming with tears by the end of our main courses so we decided not to stay for pudding. I couldn't understand how everyone else in there dealt with it but maybe they're just used to it.
We went to the supermarket to buy frozen pizza to cook for tea, it was fun cuz we were both a bit tipsy after a bottle of wine with ...