Category: Travel Tips

Why Buy Your Ferry Tickets with Colonia Ferry

We founded our ferry ticket agency after working years in the travel industry in Argentina and Uruguay and being constantly frustrated with how difficult it was for tourists (and locals!) to purchase ferry tickets between Buenos Aires and Colonia.  A seemingly simple journey that one would assume would be quick, straightforward and inexpensive to book,…
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August 1, 2018 0

Is visiting Colonia, Uruguay a good idea?

Most tourists visit Colonia, Uruguay as a day-trip from Buenos Aires as the ferry between the two cities is just 1 hour in each direction.  We do frequently get emails from people interested in purchasing ferry tickets asking if we recommend it over other day trip possibilities from Buenos Aires and we always answer that…
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July 19, 2018 0

Top Souvenirs to get in Colonia, Uruguay

Culturally Uruguay and Argentina and fairly similar as only a quick ferry ride across the Rio de La Plata separates the two countries.  Uruguay does though have some unique traditions and craft goods to experience and look for during your visit and souvenirs to consider purchasing. Mate – Both Argentina and Uruguay vigorously consume mate,…
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June 7, 2018 0

Best Hostels in Colonia, Uruguay

Uruguay is a common destination for younger travelers and backpackers visiting South America and we commonly have clients that purchase ferry tickets from us ask if we have recommendations for hostels in Colonia.  We definitely do have our favorites after staying at almost all of the hostels in town!  Here is our list of the…
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May 29, 2018 0