Villa de Mar Hotel
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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After a couple of bus rides we arrived to the wonderful quiet town of Manantiales where we visited Soli and Anita, old friends of Lane from Aspen! We had a fantastic time there meeting great people, eating delicious food and stand-up paddling on the atlantic ocean (for me more "sit-down" paddling because of the big waves ;-) ) Also we were lucky that it was off-season, otherwise we would not have had the beach just for ...
... before. Then in the afternoon I went to a talk with the title "Social Life in the White House, behind the scenes at a state dinner". It was given by Colonel Stephen Bauer who was a military social aide at the white house. Quite interesting. I bought his book after the talk. Bob went to "work" and had his fun.
It was a very lazy and restful day for me. I took many naps, and did some reading about Argentina. I should ...
... has traditionally been more affluent than other countries in South America and is known for its advanced education, social security systems, and liberal social laws, which have deemed it the Switzerland of Latin America. The day before we arrived in Colonia, lawmakers in Uruguay voted to legalize same-sex marriage, becoming (at the time) the 12th country in the world to do so. Legislation also raised the age when children can legally marry from ...
2 February 2013 – Punta Del Este
Here’s a place I’ve never been before. We stop here today and one more time I think. It’s a beach resort kind of place with lot of high-rise holiday apartments. Not the most glamorous place you’ve ever seen but this is South America. I went out with a gang of cast and musicians and we walked to the beach. There’s a big statue on the beach of a giant hand sticking out of the sand. We ...
... but clear enough if you remove the foreground. We are assuming that we will have an extended meal stop on the way, but the system is less third world than we expect, and we carry on right through. Murray is relieved in more way than one to find the on-board toilet working, although there is a scare when the door won’t open. Fortunately a man sitting beside the toilet eventually tells the man who has been waiting patiently for 10 minutes in front ...