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... was really nice.
We also drove through some very cool neighbourhoods, with me of course taking thousands of pictures!! Hah :)
We had the most famous ice cream in the country on the way back to the car and saw some seals at the port.
Made our way back and ended up arriving home late enough to enjoy some wine with ingrid before going to sleep.
There isn't much ...
... is some what of a miracle.
From the 16Th century the Spanish and the Portuguese started fighting for Uruguay's land and for almost two centuries this situation continued and has resulted in a mixture of Spanish and Portuguese architecture in Uruguay's major towns and cities.In 1825 under their famous leader Artigas,Uruguay managed to defeat the Spanish and the Portuguese and claim independence.In the beginning of the 20Th century Uruguay went through a very prosperous period ...
... been stopped on the streets of London. Once after a park football game, getting a drink from a shop and the other was in a pub’s bathroom! Both times an innocent party at the wrong place, at the wrong time. Both times, no exclamation was given).
With this matter in question, can you imagined if they had detained me? On what grounds? Staying in Uruguay for a mere five days? How long would they interrogate me for? I have heard the notion (via friends), that ...
... grey skies but it was still dry. Looking distantly at the ocean, I caught Darius capturing video on a Flip camcorder very late into the video. Oh well; so if you see me on You Tube or somewhere, check I get a film credit. My future as a television weatherman could depend on it!
Onto food; my order was a hamburger and chips. When we finished ordering the owner spoke to us. He first asked where we were from and whether we were enjoying his country. Never one to hurt ...
... here before the holiday season, as this place gets more than 200,000 visitors and the prices soar up to even more than they are now.
We spent the second day relaxing on the one of the beaches watching the surfers, and Mark and Kelly hired a moped and bicycle to do their own touring of the place. The water is still pretty cold down here, so not much ocean swimming.
Decided we will follow the coast of Uruguay up to the Brazil border now...
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Once you find the place (no signage and don't trust google maps) you will see it's a total retreat. beautifully decorated and great service. you can pay the same amount in town and what you'll get there is just standard. what you'll get here is remarkable.
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