Colonia, Uruguay

Last week we took a little 2-day trip to Colonia, Uruguay to (ahem) renew our visas.  Argentina permits tourists to stay for 90 days and ours were about to expire.  It was really just a good excuse to visit this quaint 330 year old town.  In addition to being a cute little town it’s really [...]

Unknown Uruguay – sun, surf and amigos

We’d heard about a beach town in Uruguay that sits on a peninsula jutting out into the Atlantic; when the waves are bad on one side, you can just hop over to the other side where they would be good.  Since we hadn’t yet had our fill of beaches and surfing, and fall was right [...]