Monthly Archives: June 2013

Day 16 – Colonia

The bus ride from Montevideo to Colonia was around 2 hours and I managed to sleep the whole journey. 🙂 The hotel we are staying in is really cute and even has a little roof terrace overlooking the ocean. We … Continue reading

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Day 15 – Montevideo

We had a bit of a lie in this morning before heading down to breakfast at the hotel. This morning we took a short walking tour of Montevideo. To be honest there wasn’t a lot to see, but did go … Continue reading

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Day 14 – Fray Bentos/Montevideo

This morning we are leaving the ranch to head to Uruguay’s capital, Montevideo. After a farewell breakfast we said goodbye to Ramero and his team and it was actually a little emotional! Despite not having a working toilet or shower, … Continue reading

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Day 13 – Fray Bentos, Uruguay

We have been well looked after at the ranch by Ramero and his family and this morning we work to a freshly cooked breakfast of eggs and fresh bread (and cake which seems the norm in South America). Today’s itinery … Continue reading

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Day 12 – Fray Bentos, Uruguay

After getting of the night bus in Argentina, we were met by our transfer bus to take us to the ranch where we’ll be staying for the next two nights. We arrived mid morning after stopping in the local town … Continue reading

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Day 11 – Iguassu/Paraguay

Today is mostly a travel day but we did manage to fit in a quick trip across the border to Paraguay for a spot of shopping. And quick it was as the traffic around immigration was horrific so we were … Continue reading

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Day 10 – Iguassu Falls

After yesterday’s visit to the Brazil side of the falls, today we hopped over the border to visit the larger Argentinian side of the falls. In the morning we took the upper trail walking around the top of the falls … Continue reading

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