Colonia, Uruguay a perfect getaway from the city May 11th 2007 Katharine and I decided to head to Colonia, a little town in Uruguay for the weekend.
We left on a friday evening by the fast ferry/boat called 'Buquebus' which was the most luxurious ferry I have ever sat on.
I made us a little picnic basket and we had a nice 1.5 hour ride to Colonia eating blue cheese and pesto salad and sipping wine.....
...We checked into Posada Los Pinos, a little c ... read more
South America » Uruguay » West » Colonia del Sacramento A violent Marxist urban guerrilla movement, the Tupamaros, launched in the late 1960s, led Uruguay's president to agree to military control of his administration in 1973. By yearend, the rebels had been crushed, but the military continued to expand i... ... read more
It's never too late to discover life and explore the possibilities that lie out there.That much I’ve come to realise having had to follow the typical Asian mindset of focusing on career and family first before anything else. I recently made a decision to leave my stable job and family to travel for an indefinite period and experience the magic that the world has to offer. To soak in the sights, sounds, colours and taste all the wonders of each place, learning and immersing myself with the people and their culture. Let the journey begin.... full info