Uruguay – cheap colonial Groupon action

Colonia Del Sacramento is a small town on the coast that is, well, very colonial. Portuguese influence is everywhere. Small cobbled streets cut between colourful historic buildings liberally sprinkled with bars and restaurants. This place has not been allowed to grow up, and although this is a tourist attraction it certainly does not feel one bit Disney.

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Buenos Aires – what have we been up to

For me, three weeks every year felt a bit artificial and was never going to satisfy the urge to go and do something more. Even a three week drive 2500 miles across India in a tuk tuk didn’t quite hit the spot.

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