Colonia del Sacramento, Uruguay

Twenty miles across the river from Buenos Aires is Uruguay. We were told it makes a perfect day trip from Argentina, so we got to the port at silly o’clock in the morning and bought a ferry ticket. We boarded the 8am ferry and set out across Río de la Plata, one of the widest estuaries in the world. After finding the only two egg … Continue reading Colonia del Sacramento, Uruguay

Dubrovnik, Croatia

Dubrovnik has to be one of the most picturesque towns in the world. The walled Old Town, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, is a charming rabbit warren of cobbled passageways, shady squares and occasional glimpses of the glistening Adriatic Sea. We stayed in an Airbnb on a quiet street a few steps from the wall of the town. The apartment’s balcony offered a view over the terracotta roofs … Continue reading Dubrovnik, Croatia