Our final destination in Uruguay was the city of Colonia del Sacramento (referred to by locals simply as “Colonia”). We were offered a ride, so we packed our gear, hopped aboard El Capitán’s auto and took the scenic route up the coast. Geography Colonia sits upon a peninsula on the Rio de la Plata, 180 kilometers…
For Part I of our (mis)adventure into Uruguay’s rural interior, click here. As a refresher, we are now heading South — first back to Montevideo, then to Argentina. Our goal: make it to Ushuaia before winter!
We now have a game plan: get to Ushuaia (aka the end of the earth) before winter. But first, we needed to get back to Montevideo.
After postponing our departure twice (the first time due to Montevideo’s awesomeness and the second due to stormy weather), tomorrow morning we are loading up our steeds and heading east.
In late 2015, we made the decision to quit our jobs, leave home and travel indefinitely by bicycle. Here is our story.