Along the Uruguayan Coast

From beautiful Colonia del Sacramento we went to touristy Punta del Este where half the buildings are empty (at the moment – it’s not yet high season) and the other half are just being built. The town must be incredibly crowded during high season. Nevertheless we spent a pleasant time there but left the next…

Colonia del Sacramento

The matress in the Hostel Colonial in Colonia del Sacramento was as bad as they said in the reviews but otherwise it’s a great place to stay and we had a wonderful time in beautiful Colonia. If you’re hungry, don’t eat at the first place you find along the main road – go to the old…

Next stop: Uruguay

The slow ferry to Colonia del Sacramento in Uruguay takes 3 hours (the fast one only one hour, but it’s more expensive and we’re on a budget). The ride is pleasant and Colonia looks nice already from the sea. Can’t wait to get off the boat and explore this beautiful colonial town!