Las Olas Resort Hotel Punta Del Este
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking
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... So we know we must be really lucky since we haven't had to use them. We took a guided bus tour around the town. When you stand in the middle of town, you can see the Atlantic Ocean on one end of the street and the Plate River on the other end. The beaches on the ocean side are beautiful with very fine sand. The beaches on the river side are quite rocky. There is surfing on the ocean side, waves not quite like those in Hawaii though. The locals ...
Unfortunately, the weather was even worse the next day with torrential rains and strong winds. Because of this, we still didn't have internet and, after speaking with Patricia, Alex’s mother, we took her advice and drove into Punta del Este to find that good old standby….MacDonald’s… .where they always have internet. After our internet work was completed, we spent the better part of the day driving around Punta del Este and ...
... of Fortune slot machine we decided to eat some pizza and call it a night.
When researching hostels to stay we discovered one that rated consistantly well in terms of it`s party vibe and atmosphere. There was one comment that frequently appeared however, that was that the walls were very thin. This couldīt be more accurate as we were both woken at 4:00 AM ...
... with sandy beaches on both sides and palm trees aplenty. On the eastern shore, facing the open sea, there are big waves that attract hundreds of surfers every day throughout summer and on the western side the water is much more sheltered and calm making for pleasant swimming.
As we passed the tip of the peninsula and turned back towards the beaches at a point called Plaza de los Ingleses, we noticed a brown seal sunbathing on ...
... It reminded me a lot of Canberra: it'll never be a tourist mecca, but it is was a pleasant place to be.
Unfortunately the jaunt ended with a major brain-**** on our behalf. We had happily found flights from Punt Del Este which would return us to BA in 40 minutes, for the same price as the 10hr combined bus/ferry expedition we would have needed to return home. But we had overlooked the "Reciprocity fee" that Argentina inflicts upon Australians and North Americas. ...