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... as hoping for a break in the clouds to see
the sunset from the point/beach/yacht club, back over the bridge on the river
bank south of town. There was a huge procession of cars heading that way too
and we were in for a treat – the cloud made it spectacular.
Back to the super for a beer and a stack of Stax for dinner –
at over £2 a pop I just have to stop!
... extremely well fed and healthy. How the manage that without charging a cent beats me but thank you very much.
We got to the bus stop and tried to hitch hike back because the mossies were literally feasting on us. The bus rocked up 20 minutes later and we hopped on headed back to town. We went out for dinner and looked for the signature dish of the region which was mussles in white wine sauce, but they were out, we settled for a huge paella which satisfied the taste ...
... on the right bus. It stopped pretty frequently, obviously a non-diretto, but got along pretty well on good roads.
There were few towns on our route, and the road passed mainly through gently undulating, well-watered farming country, with large plantations of eucalypts, and rows of casuarinas along the roadside. The farmhouses were mostly small, with two or three generations of habitation lined up together, with the newest generally well ...
... cooling waters to refresh and provide a respite to our Northern European skin from the 35C daytime heat - a real treat!
It is Argentina which is famous for its quality and consumption of ice-cream, however we can confirm this trend has certainly straddled the Rio Plata as the local heladeria (ice-cream parlour) dished up possibly the finest ice-cream we tasted on our travels (and we sampled a lot ...
Situated on the tip of a small peninsular, Punta Del Este was a prime place to build a Latin American style resort and build they did.
Easily the most expensive, touristic place I have been so far on my journey. Fat men with to much sun and big boats( I couldn't help but think that Cunny would love this place, I can imagine the Cunning stunt in all its glory, zooming around the harbour), Thin women running with hightect monitoring gadgets, strapped over their fake breast. What ...