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Good location - well we'll see.
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We arrived in Montevideo on a Saturday night after a short 3 hr bus journey from Colonia to be told there was an election the next day and nowhere could sell alcohol. Richard panicked, we rushed to the supermarket to find beer, all the beer fridges had signs on saying no alcohol could be servered until 8pm the next evening, they obviously wanted …
... top it all off.
Finally, as Jonathan and I had promised the children, Thursday was to be a day filled with absolutely nothing. Ari and I woke up earlier than the rest of the gang, purposefully, to play this awesome game he has on his IPad, "Ticket to Ride," and to drink our hot coffee and chocolates together without interruptions. I ended up packing up a bag of fruits and typical Uruguayan fried breads, tortas fritas, for Noa and ...
I am at a tango club watching people of ages and. abilities dance We ate dinner at a restaurants recommend but was not good. I think being able to tango makes everyone beautiful We started today by eating in a cafeteria , lovely little sweets and croissant with ham and cheese We went to the newly open museum ...
... as always, we had no sunscreen or sunglasses but I did have that all important item in 40 degree heat - a jumper. We had been told that Fray Bentos was a sleepy little town and it seemed to be the way when we turned up at the almost deserted bus station. We were greeted by a mangy stray dog and an odd man in a pink crop top who we thought might be asking us for a cigarette.
Outside the bus station we managed to find a taxi driver and, after some arm waving ...
... themselves in abundance. There
is even a full sized theatre with a tango and acrobatic show.
For you older readers (you know who you are), remember the Love Boat series of
thirty years ago!
The ship has a complement of over a thousand staff, from all over the world, to
cater to your every need. How they keep so cheerful working long days, every day,
sometimes for months on end, I don't know. But they do.