Travel Blogs from Piriapolis
We arrived at the Genoves Hotel in Piriapolis to find a large coach party blocking the doorway – not a good start. Once we had fought our way to reception things improved and we were asked if we wanted to see the room. Unfortunately it smelt slightly of smoke so we tried to ask for a non-smoking room. This was interpreted as us asking …
... nothing amazing. After dinner we make wander back to our hostel.
The next day is the last day of our seven month South American journey together as Gabriella heads back to Buenos Aires before returning to merry old England to do that umm whats it called ..... Oh that's right work!
After a bit of a sleep in we head off for a bit of a walk around the coast and head back down to the Marina to have lunch at a place called ...
This blog was intended to be similar to Uruguay: short and sleepy. Since we receive so many questions and interest from our fellow travelers about the little known country squashed in between Argentina and Brazil, we've added a few more details than we originally planned. When we set out on the tour, we had no intention of visiting the country of 3.4 million people (last recorded in 2011). But as time went on and local surfers insisted we must ...
We moved on from La Paloma to the seaside resort of Piriapolis and it was a serious step back in time. It seemed like the remains of somewhere that was super cool and modern in its day and hasnīt been updated for yonks! Nice prom and yacht harbour with beautiful sunsets though. We had the delight of staying in the grounds of Piriapolis Town FC! Actually it wasnīt too bad a campsite but there was a mixture of weird noises from people pumping iron at the gym to ...
Ten minutes outside of Piriapolis, the little van turned off the road where the hand-painted sign directed us toward the "caves of the Indians." At the end of the dirt track, we left the van and started the climb up the side of Sugar Loaf Mountain. (You can see ...
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- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking