Travel Blogs from Piriapolis
... cafe, printed out the form, I then had a very bad photo taken and the joy of joys - was having to find someone certify it all! It's bad enough going around asking people to certify things in Australia, but when you can't even explain what you want and what it's for, it gets tricky. We tried a pharmacy first, the ladies understood, but said that they weren't authorised to do it. Then we headed to the police station, where in broken Spanish I explained what I ...
... Mac combo grande meal. We wouldn’t even consider a McDonalds in Argentina, where the restaurants are excellent, and the prices reasonable, but here the prices are much higher (more Australian prices), and we’ve been spoilt in Argentina. Walk back along our side of the peninsular, paddling and avoiding jelly fish and unspecified hazards on the water’s edge, and taking photos with the small, low impact camera.
After a rest, we head ...
... park there, its time for lunch or should I say desert I had the Dulce de Leche pancakes their specialty. It was to die for. So creamy and sweet I could have had more. As we all sat there going into our food comas I hear this buzzing and next minute there is what can only be described as a flying mini panda, it was like a bumble bee except black and white cute but too close for my ...
... it was interesting, and free to boot.
at the hotel, the flight worry was found to have been resolved and we
enjoyed a very relaxing afternoon at the beach. Watching the sun go
down is always special experience, but to see the sun setting over
the sea at Piriapolis was spellbinding. AND we found the Parilla lit
as promised, so enjoyed another steak and a pretty good red wine,
though value-for-money well down on Argentina.
... I moved onto the wine and the vodka and ice cream in preparation for the long night ahead of me, this soon put a stop to the mute act I had been pulling over dinner.
The eight young, glamorous Brazilian girls with whom I was sharing a room were heading out that night to a 'White Party', ie dress in white and you get in free. So together with two Brazilian guys, an Isreali guy and an American guy we headed there around 3am. However, ...