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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service
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... on the edge of becoming the next hot tourist destination. It wasn't cheap - we paid more for the night than we had anywhere else in Uruguay, and as I said, coca cola was rife (they even had huge signs) and the bar was like anywhere else. Maybe I was expecting too much? It just seemed like it, and by it I mean the hippy culture, was being turned into a tourist attraction that had lost most of it's prior meaning or way of life.
After the prices in Cabo Polonio, we ...
After saying goodbye to many of my new friends (a few of them were around for a few more days too) I headed out on a day trip to Colonia de Sacramento in Uruguay. It's a ferry ride across Rio de La Plata (the wides river in the world) on a high speed catamaran for 1 hr. Ended up booking on the cheaper boat, and found out why! It's about 1/4 the size of ...
... endless white sandy beach with sand dunes that rise steeply just inland, quirky little wooden houses and shacks on dusty quiet lanes. There's isn't really that much to do once you've had a quick wander around the streets and along the beach, apart from relax and just absorb the Uruguayan countryside.
... and explains that he wants to practice some English. No worries we are happy to help, then he reveals the true reason for the dash across the street leaving us wondering how terrible we must look at this point. "I want to invite you for some mate and a smoke. Do you smoke?" We tell him no we don't sorry not since we were younger and he begins to tell us how great weed is. Did we really look that **** that he mistook us for a couple ...
... nearby and walked back towards town, had coffee stop, then some early evening cocktails at La Cigale and back to the veggie restaurant again. Saturday morning got the Colonia Express ferry over to Colonia de Sacramento in Uraguay so had to go through border formalities before we got on the boat. The journey across took about an hour and was not particularly exciting as you just had to sit in your seat, no deck access. Checked in at ...