Victoria Fields Hotel & Resort
Travel Blogs from La Barra
... 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!
... say about today really apart from watching useche attempt rock climbing (which he was very decent at) & checking out the waves along the coast to doing some rock climbing of our own (much smaller though) haha, the photos will tell you the story.
By this stage of the trip Uruguay had exceeded all my expectations and we were blown away by the generosity of the locals and our new friends.
... seemed to be shut and some bungalows beside the beach. It was a nice place to spend a relaxing couple of nights but at first I thought it was a shame that we only had one full day at the beach. However, with hindsight perhaps this was just as well considering that I turned a brilliant lobster red after only two hours on the beach. I spent the evening nursing my blistering skin over a bottle of vino tinto and a home-cooked ...
... holiday beach houses). Then back along the coast finally connecting up to Ruta 10 and back to Punta shopping centre. Navigated our way into the city for a nice lunch at Los Caracoles Restaurant, and then safely back to the hotel. The driving took a little to get used to. but the traffic was light and very forgiving.
Lets hope they fix the air conditioning tomorrow - we might drive up to Rocha and La Paloma, further northeast of Uruguay.
Cheer big ears!
J & V
... He was a brat of a child and the parents could not control him at all. I laughed because they were in the first row just behind first class. I bet the first class people were not too happy!!
I arrived in Panama and left on the next flight about an hour later. It was a 7 hr flight from Panama to Montevideo. On this flight they said they didn't have a gluten free meal for me either. My choices were chicken with pasta or beef with rice. I chose ...