Hotel Porto Bari
- Continental Breakfast
- Minbar in room
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
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... initially thought that it was made from shipping containers. It wasn't but it definitely was designed to look that way. We booked 2 beds in an 8 bed dorm room. This area is expensive at it is a vacation spot for Uruguayans and Argentinians so we didn't want to pay what it would cost for a private room. It worked out great as there was only one other guy in our room and we got along with him really well.
The weather ...
... In 1938 women voted for the first time in national elections. No wonder Patricia loves this country so much! What a great place for women.
Both Patricia and Omar had been heavily involved in the restaurant business before they retired. In addition, Omar is an accomplished musician, composer and singer and we were delighted when he gave us several of his CDs to take home. All in all, it was a wonderful afternoon and we so enjoyed meeting the two of them and ...
... when we paid US$35 for 2 hamburgers and chips!!! But worst of all as our accommodation (again). US$300 per night (yes you read that right) for a private room (shared bathroom). Well that's what we were promised. What we got was a tiny room. About 6 sq m and the walls only went up about 7 feet. This was particularly appreciated when one of the employees decided to crash in the bunk "next door" and snore loudly all night. At one stage I got up and the door ...
... A kind of mini circus was camped on one side! The beach was overrun by vehicles whizzing up and down, and litter/builders rubble was just dumped in the roads all over the beach and town...Not going to say anymore.... ! So we crossed the border into Uruguay at Chuy - the southernmost point of Brazil and all went very smoothly..... So now we are in Uruguay....and its main attraction seems to be the coastline east of Montevideo to the Brasil border. Uruguay is a ...
... are pleased that this is not our final destination, as it is some distance from the tourist centre, and carry on via the coast into Punta proper, with two cruise liners in the bay, and high rise hotels and residential blocks along the curve of beach.
Punta del Este proper, with a population of 7,000, is relatively small, confined to a narrow peninsula that officially divides the Rio de la Plata from the Atlantic Ocean. It is supposedly one of ...