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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!
... of more much needed rest and relaxation. I has just recovered from a mild cold from which now Noa, Ari and Jonathan were all suffering. Jonathan and I did manage to take a nearly three hour early-afternoon walk to explore the village. We wandered through the streets, both along the water and one street back, which despite being lined with shops and restaurants, at least eighty percent were closed down during this off-season. We checked out the ...
... it did. Except it wasn“t your average restautant,in fact it was just some old guys house and he had converted his carport into a dining room! Fantastic! It was the old guy himself, Carlitos,who cooked up the fish right in front of you. He was dressed in chef whites with the shirt unbuttoned almost to his naval, priceless! Fish was washed down with cheap white wine...thanks Carlitos,your a legend!
From here, as a day trip, we visited Uruguay“s premier ...
... sheer size and magnitude of the falls with our cameras...just something everyone must come and see for themselves! It also helped that we had magnificent weather as well, so stay posted for photos!
Uruguay, very quickly, was wonderful. We only stayed in Punta del Este (termed the city where the rich and famous go to relax) and it lived up to its name. We were there for four days and it was beach, beach, beach all the ...
... the side of Uruguay's highest mountain to see rock paintings by the ancient indigenous people.
Our city clothes made the steep trail and rocks a little more difficult, but then, spontaneity is part of the fun of travel.