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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
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... Argentina from Uruguay.
Only 1h and… here we are! Another country to be scratched from my scratch-map. Passport check and one more stamp on it too. It’s funny enough that when I travel to UK, France, Germany my Italian passport takes all the time a bit longer than other passports to be controlled… here in Latin America the Italian one is the fastest to pass the check and to receive ...
... we almost missed our bus home. Each restaurant seemed to own their own stray dog as there were so many around but they all seemed healthy and no trouble to people which was a relief! We climbed up the little lighthouse to get views of the old town and then had a walk along the wharf, looking at some nice expensive yachts. A really relaxing and beautiful ...
I arrived in Uruguay on the colonia express ferry. After my 20 minute struggle dragging my huge backpack on its little trolley wheels through the cobbled streets I found my hostel. I went into the old town which is very quaint. There is a sleepy feel to the town with many Uruguayans walking holding and sipping their ...
... to head back to the hotel for a minute to regroup. We were going to another part of the town so we just needed to repack a couple of things and ask a question or two at the front desk. When we woke up some time later Debbie and I could not remember seeing a crib in the room before we accidentally fell asleep. We had requested this at check in and weren't sure if it was delivered while we were sleeping. Debbie did some ...
... which offered wine tasting together with cheese and meat platters. That was a good choice as we could try some yummy Uruguayan wines, which are not being exported at all (simply due to very little volume). With our eye on the clock, we ordered the bill and got quite a fright when the conversion from Argentine Pesos into Uruguayan Pesos was WAY different to what we had seen online - almost twice the rate. I tried to argue with one of the owners about ...