Veni A Green Park Punta Del Este
Travel Blogs from Punta del Este
So we woke up expecting to just go around the downtown area but we got an offer to go on a day trip to Punta del este which is on the coast.
We figured it was a decent idea and in the end we were happy that we went.
We started by driving down towards Piriapolis and stopped there for some pics and sightseeing, & made our way to punta del este for some lunch and seeing the ...
We don't really get the hype about Punta del Este. Mostly concrete tower blocks, small unswimmable beaches & closed shops it really isn't what you expect for THE place to be in the region. Admittedly it was out of season & even pretty cold, but the place ...
... the wind along the surf.
The video accompanying this blog is not our best footage. As you can imagine, galloping on a horse with a GoPro strapped to your head doesn't produce the most stable of camera footage. We're posting it for the following 3 reasons:
1. We would like to remember, later on in life, the prime of our lives when we're sitting in a nursing home losing our cognitive abilities.
2. "Corre!" by Jesse and Joy is ...
... Something like that, I did not quite get the whole story. So we are still anchored here in Punta del Este.
Tonight is our first formal night. I do not really feel like getting into my dress, I’d rather have room service and go to bed. But ah well……they say it’s steak and lobster night so…..
Tomorrow is out first sea day!
Update: it is 19:30 and we are moving! Guess somebody found that special oil after ...
... but was definitely more for now Happy Again Girlfriend (HAG - Funny, I honestly didn’t mean for it to spell that!) and we set back off in search for our bus. I wasn’t able to get us a bus, but I actually did one better. The inbuilt sense of direction that was mentioned earlier managed to get us to a town just down the road, from which we caught a taxi! The perfect way to finish off a big day… Express with no stops back to Punte del Esta! ...
- Shuttle bus service
- Adjoining Rooms
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet