Road Trippin’ in La Rocha, Uruguay

I’m in the backseat of FIAT when the Muay Thai fighter from Manchester begins to sing along to Aretha Franklin’s ‘Respect’.

The highway sets the traveler's stage

The highway sets the traveler’s stage

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What to do in Colonia in the Winter

Yes, it’s that time of year again. Visa run time. This was my 4th trip to Colonia de Sacramento, Uruguay (count ’em) and luckily for me, by far the best. I finally decided to spend the night in this colonial Portuguese-Spanish port town and convinced Roberto to come with me. But winter is not Colonia’s best side, because hanging out on the beach is just not as fun with a freezing cold, river wind blowing in your face. So what is there to do?

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