Austral Hotel Montevideo
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Free parking
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TravelPod Member ReviewsAustral Hotel Montevideo
Good budget hotel.
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... Rio 2 was particularly good fun!
One of the things that we had planned to do in Paraty was a boat trip, but sadly the rain meant that that would be a washout. So instead, some of us took a jeep tour of some of the local sights. We started off with a cachaca distillery, where they make the cachaca which they then put in caipirinhas - good place to start on a rainy day! Then we headed up to a waterfall where you could swim.....but on that day it was just too cold! ...
... going, along the white sandy beaches, stopping at a skate park to marvel at the skater's radical tricks, then through a green park and back to our B & B. Jonathan and the little ones ended up in a taxi for the very last part of the walk, understandably as we had been on our feet for close to seven hours, while Ari and I took advantage of the last part of the day's sunshine.
Every day offering a new experience, this day was no exception. The ...
... the internet. We got back to the apt and washed up and met Laura a helpful uraguyan friend who helped us with some questions we were having. .we had wine with her and the she suggested a little restaurant in an old house Mingus... We got there at 830 pm and they just opened dinner... When we left at 1130 pm it was packed. We had a wonderful meal with appetizer Of arugula, olives and ...
... that Jesus was on his lunch break so could we come back later. We decided that, as we've been waiting pretty much our entire lives for Jesus to come back from his lunch break, 30 minutes longer probably wouldn't hurt. And there was a McDonald's across the road anyway. Uruguayan McDonald's done.
When we went back, Jesus turned out to be a benevolent old man with a glass eye who gave us a great rate. So we set off for the bus station and got our tickets to Fray ...
... Uruguayan wine prior to today and with some pot luck we enjoyed a bottle of Tannat made just outside of the main city. It was a real surprise and a nice touch as I doubt even a connoisseurs wine shop in Australia would stock any Uruguayan wines.
On our short walk back to the hostel a massive storm seemed to be brewing and in the end it was just wind but it still did its best at trying to undress us with its ferocity and made for an even quicker walk ...