Posada El Viajero
- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
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The town of Colonia was founded by the Portuguese in 1680 which was disputed by the Spanish who settled across Rio de la Plata in Buenos Aires. It went from crown to crown in many battles over a hundred years. It eventually came into the hands of the Brasilians in 1816, and then liberated themselves as their own country of Uruguay in 1828. There …
... along, so it's actually a good thing that we (David) lost our one and only bank card and thus are now unable to access our cash! Well done us (David)!
... to the official rate and they accept dollars everywhere. If you really only have Argentinian pesos like us ( brought US dollars but 100 dollar bill and they won't return you change in dollars) just pay for your purchases in Argentinian pesos. It's the same rate at 1.4 but you won't risk having too much Uruguayan pesos before leaving. We paid in Argentinian pesos and if you had exchanged with the black market rate, you won't really lose much. ...
... it has to do with slaves. The tiles that you see are shaped over the thighs of the slaves as they sat in the tile pits under the scorching sun.So you can literally see all the imprints of the slaves thigh muscles sitting on the roofs. A House with one layer of tile belonged to the poor man,two layers…...the middle class…….three tiles …….the rich.Good to see that material wealth between the classes was alive and well in the ...
So I spent my final day in Bariloche having a wander around town and generally just chilling out and doing a bit of research for Uruguay. I had liked Bariloche, it was a nice town, very busy and the hostel I had stayed in was probably one of the best so far. Great double room with really nice ensuite bathroom, great kitchen for cooking (not that I did much) and a lovely well kept garden. Perikos hostel in Bariloche you get 5 stars from me! The next day ...