Archive for 'Uruguay'

Goodbye 2013: Our year of travel in pictures

Posted on 31. Dec, 2013 by .

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This is the fourth year in a row we reflect on another year as nomads and 2013 was an incredible mix of city-hopping and time spent in some of the most wide-open, underpopulated, breathtaking places on the planet! Find out why!

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Uruguay Hotel Tip: Hostal de la Viuda, Punta del Diablo

Posted on 30. Aug, 2013 by .

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This Punta del Diablo hostel was a home away from home. We would stay there again in a heartbeat and have no problems recommending you to stay there, too.

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14 things we love about Uruguay

Posted on 18. Aug, 2013 by .

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Two weeks in this small South American country might seem like enough, but once you get comfortable and ease into the way of life here, you could easily get sucked in for a few months. We’ve listed 14 things we loved – one for each day we spent in Uruguay.

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The vintage cars of Uruguay

Posted on 16. Aug, 2013 by .

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Uruguay is not just beautiful beaches, gauchos and laidback lifestyle – find out how this small South American country became car crazy 70 years ago and stayed that way.

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Conveniently picturesque – a getaway to Uruguay’s Colonia del Sacramento

Posted on 04. Aug, 2013 by .

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The historic center of this former Portuguese colony is just about picture perfect as it gets, but find out why many people make trips here just for the money (and why you should, too!).

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How much does it cost to travel in Uruguay?

Posted on 21. Jul, 2013 by .

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The answer is – more than you would think. This is our very exact, to the penny breakdown of two weeks traveling through Montevideo, Colonia del Sacramento and the beaches.

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Uruguay’s best side is its coastline | The beaches of Uruguay

Posted on 14. Jul, 2013 by .

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Uruguay’s best side is its coastline – we visited Punta del Este, La Paloma and Punta del Diablo. Read on for our favorites and our advice about the best time to go and transportation to get you to the beaches of Uruguay.

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Photo Essay: A stroll through Montevideo

Posted on 23. Jun, 2013 by .

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We’re taking you on a photogenic journey through our favorite parts of Montevideo, Uruguay! Join us to see beaches, colonial architecture and the love fountain!

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She said, She said: Perspectives on an attempted robbery in Montevideo

Posted on 19. Jun, 2013 by .

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On our first night in Montevideo, Uruguay, three teenagers attempted to rob us. This post looks at how the two of us perceived the same event in very different ways, plus the reality of travel safety in Montevideo.

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Hotel Tip of the Week: Posada al Sur | Montevideo, Uruguay

Posted on 12. May, 2013 by .

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This week we review Posada al Sur in Montevideo, Uruguay, which offers an artsy Latin vibe at great value for money.

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