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Posted December 26th, 2012 - 3:43 am by from San Diego, United States (Permalink)
Hoping to spend some time in Uruguay and maybe celebrate New Years Eve! I'm open to a variety of possibilities from spending a couple of days....to renting a car and driving to a few different places ie. La Paloma, Colonia, Punta del diablo sharing costs accommodations and or couchsurfing. If anyone out there is interested let me know. Happy New Year, Tiffany

Posted December 26th, 2012 - 2:22 pm by from Campinas, Brazil (Permalink)
Hi tiffany
Currently, I am on vacations in buenos aires and
I am going to uruguay after nye.
On jan 2th, I will be travelling to Colonia, after montevideo, punta del este and punta del diablo.
Let me know when you are planning to go.

Posted December 26th, 2012 - 2:40 pm by from Palma de Mallorca, Spain (Permalink)
Hola Tiffany and John! I'll travel to Uruguay with Pablo, another CS guy from January 5th until 10th! We will visit Colonia, Montevide, Punta del Este y Cabo Polonio!

Posted December 26th, 2012 - 11:06 pm by from Campinas, Brazil (Permalink)
Michele, I think we can met together in montevideo.
What date are you planning to arrive there?
Gtalk: john.esquiagola@gmail.com

Posted December 26th, 2012 - 6:26 pm by from San Diego, United States (Permalink)
Hi John,
I don't have an exact plan but would like to make one :) I was hoping to leave for Uruguay on the 29th or 30th and spend NYE there. Every one says Punta del Este is great but I would be just as happy in a more remote less expensive location. I would like to see Colonia drive along the coast to la paloma a few other places and finally up to Punta del diablo. I would also like to see iguzu falls except many Argentians say the best view is from here.

I know you can rent a car in Uruguay. In not sure where; im going to look for one now. I only speak a little Spanish. I have prepaid car insurance already and would like someone nice to travel with who is willing to share some of the costs. Let me know your thoughts and if there is any chance you would want to leave a couple of days early. If not I can wait until the first of January.

Do you have Skype? My user name is tiffheil and my email is tiffheil@gmail.com add me and we can chat :)



Posted December 26th, 2012 - 10:05 pm by from San Diego, United States (Permalink)
So far I have not been able to find a rental car for the dates Dec. 30 - Jan 10 everything is sold out. I will continue looking.

Posted December 26th, 2012 - 10:58 pm by from Campinas, Brazil (Permalink)
Hi tiff,
My initial idea was to pass NYE in punta del este, but right now it was very expensive. It is the reason I am going there after nye. Do you have idea about how much you will pay in pta?
I added you in skype.

Posted December 27th, 2012 - 1:01 am by from San Diego, United States (Permalink)
Not sure John. I have a ticket to Rio on December 31st so assuming I can find a place to stay I will spend NYE there :)

Posted December 27th, 2012 - 2:01 am by from Rouen, France (Permalink)
About the expensive thing, you shall go to Piriapolis, and there's another place near to Piriapolis, that isnt too expensive, but the only thing about it is that you'll be needing a car if you want to go to many places,
Anyway, as I said before I'm leaving in that Ferry in two days, if anyone of you is going on the same Ferry, You will surely find me on the deck playing my guitar or taking pictures, so, hope to find some of you on saturday!

Posted December 27th, 2012 - 1:03 pm by from San Diego, United States (Permalink)
Hi Nicolas,
Thanks so much for the offer to meet up. I'm going to spend NYE in RIO DE JANEIRO since I have a place to stay and a return flight. Wishing you a wonderful new year and happy holidays!

Posted December 27th, 2012 - 1:51 am by from Rouen, France (Permalink)
I'm leaving B.A this saturday, I'll be on the Eladia Isabel ferry from Buquebus, it leaves the city at 09:45hs, and I'm going to be with my family for NYE, but after the family dinner we might go to a party with some friends, add me on facebook if you want to contact me, If you come to Punta del Este we could totally hangout! :)

Posted December 27th, 2012 - 1:52 am by from Rouen, France (Permalink)
facebook/nicolas.palazzo.7 that's how you will find me in that jungle made of names hahaha.

Posted December 27th, 2012 - 1:56 am by from Rouen, France (Permalink)
Oh, I read now the entire conversation that was going on, well guys, we could hangout all toghether if you come to Punta, just write me and we could arrange where to meet!

Posted December 27th, 2012 - 5:33 am by from Buenos Aires, Argentina (Permalink)
I'll be in Colonia with an aussie friend in January 9th, just for the day... If somebody will be there too just tell us! will be interesting to visit the city with more travelers :)!