Oh I do like to be beside the seaside April 15th 2009 My bus from Montevideo dropped me at Maldonado, which is about another 10 minutes away from Punta del Este, Uruguay's most famous beach resort, and also one of the best in South America apparently. In summer, and over Easter weekend, the place is thronging, but by the time I arrived on Easter Monday it was quiet as a mouse. Indeed, for the last 2 nights, I've been the only person staying in my h ... read more
South America » Uruguay » East » Punta del Este 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
Hello! You have successfully found the blog for my adventure. Passing through Central America, South America, New Zealand, Australia and finishing in South East Asia. Well actually it finishes back in England, but you get my drift.
Currently back at home. Boo Hoo.
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