Hotel Iberia Punta del Este
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
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... tea and waffles there. It's in the Beverly Hills area. Conrad Hilton built a beautiful hotel here years ago. It now belongs to the city and is called the Conrad. They host musical entertainment from all around the world. We visited the Ralli Museum of Art. It was built by a local man who wanted the people to enjoy art. The museum is free and open year around.
Last night on the ship we ate at their Steak House, but it wasn't Argentine Beef. Too ...
... to find a restaurant we had been by a few nights ago but everything looks the same and restaurants do not try to advertise themselves. We were walking done a side street near us the other night and all of sudden there were tables and chairs on the sidewalks and a neon sign advertising this restaurant. We probably had walked by it at least 10 times and it had always been closed so we never noticed ...
... del Este. We purchased the next bus out which was in 10 minutes. During that time we managed to fit in two bathroom stops and a lunch purchase!
2 hours later we arrived in Punta del Este which is a beach town. The permanent inhabitants total 10,000 but during the high season the population swells to 1 million! There were high-rises everywhere and we could tell that only a handful were occupied.
The rest of Monday ...
... made sure I got on the bus. A quick thank you and good-bye and I got on the bus. I got the last seat. We left 2 minutes early at 8:29 am.
The bus dropped us off at the Buquebus ferry station. I walked in and then I was quickly reminded about what I had been missing the last month. Hundreds and hundreds of people all lined up waiting to check-in. Herds and herds of people slowing moving forward, patiently, one at a time.
... Nope...I understood correctly. So, we drove across the street, the cab driver honked his horn and the main gate opened. Two hours and $50 US later, I had arrived at the hotel. The driver apologized for not knowing where to go, laughed and then said in Spanish... "This is a very nice place!!"
I entered the hotel fatigued, stressed and a bit irritated, but this soon passed. It was like the gates of heaven had opened and I had reached ...