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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!
... for Jack because he didnt get his. But now we had some toiletries and only 1 bag to track down. Jack went for his nap because at half 7 we were to go out with David and Amanda to the Fatboy Slim gig.
Totally randomly, Fatboy Slim was doing a gig just outside Punta. David had been speaking to his Uruguayan friend who said it would take an hour on the bus to get there. Surprising, as we thought it was going to be a lot closer. At the bus station there were alot of ...
... room we also met a Norwegian and Australian couple who turn out to be going to the sambadrome at carnival on the same day and the same sector as me so we plan to meet up again in Rio. It was around 9pm that we began to quickly change into something and started having some drinks ready to party. We tried a Norwegian spirit that certainly tastes like tequila and has a burn as it goes down. No one had any idea what the plan for the evening was! With ...
... is held up until the gates open. We are glad we have allowed plenty of time in case of another blockade. The expressway is clear and we get to the airport with plenty of time to spare, paying our driver with a mix of pesos and US dollars.
At check in, we can’t get the window seat we think we booked six months ago, but are mollified by an allocation to Premium Economy, whatever that is. In the lounge, Dianne is sorting out photos in ...
... Still flustered, he threw his hands up at this sight and got up to speak to his colleagues. I wondered when my bad luck would end?
One of the female booth operators made her way, with him, to the booth. Here she spoke in English and informed me of a price change. It was as the early afternoon bus was missed and the next buses were in different price brackets. As she was here I made sure of its’ arrival and destination before asking the charge. (The ...