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- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
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After a couple of bus rides we arrived to the wonderful quiet town of Manantiales where we visited Soli and Anita, old friends of Lane from Aspen! We had a fantastic time there meeting great people, eating delicious food and stand-up paddling on the atlantic ocean (for me more "sit-down" paddling because of the big waves ;-) ) Also we were lucky that it was off-season, otherwise we would not have had the beach just for ...
... br> A brief stop in Montevideo and then to the coastal resorts of Piriapolis (old, traditional) and Punto del Este (modern, full of beautiful people). The major diversion here being poeple watching and we were blessed with a fascinating lesson in ...."how slowly can 3 girls on a beach in their bikinis be filmed". Very slowly as it turns out, what with chosing the colour of the sarongs, arranging the accessories, changing said sarongs, discussions ...
... off of Kraft Dinner and Ichiban soup:-) It only has the basics - 1 big pot, 1 small pot, 1 big frying pan, 1 small frying pan. There is no spice cupboard, garlic press (a necessity in my world), drawers filled with gadgets or baking dishes.
I think it is going to take a few days to get back in the swing of things. I haven't cooked a meal for myself in over 2 months!!! Wow.... unbelievable.
But, I am 'home' again.
... expert, but I have watched my fair share of shark week on the Discovery Channel, and sharks LOVE sea lions. Taking this into mind, I decided that after spending $50, I was ready to sacrifice my left leg. The tour advertisement neglects to mention two important details... 1) The sea lions and seals are actually afraid of boats and people. 2) The stench that comes from the island is actually so repulsive that jumping into the water ...
After exhausting most of Montevideo's options, I took a 4 hour bus to Punta Del Este. I had heard big things about this city being very ritzy, filled with very wealthy Argentina holiday makers who priced everyone else out of the market. I was sadly let down. For Australians, this town isn’t as good as Surfers Paradise with brown ...