Welcome to the travel blog of Luke Kelly. I flew to Brazil in January 2011 with a one way ticket. Follow me as I journey around South America, getting by on the proverbial shoe string. I love football, design, music & food amongst other things and I'll be working as I travel - so those will probably be regular themes here. But a bit like my trip, I haven't really got a plan for this blog, so lets see what happens...
Uruguay
One night in Montevideo

One night in Montevideo

When plotting the next phase of our trip over beers in Florianopolis, Steve, Lev and myself agreed that the coolest way to arrive in Buenos Aires would be by boat from Montevideo. It would also allow us all to say we’d been to Uruguay should anyone ever ask (it’s a question that’s posed regularly in...
Planet Montevideo Hostel - Montevideo, Uruguay

Planet Montevideo Hostel – Montevideo, Uruguay

Steve, Lev and I arrived in Montevideo for whistelstop visit on our way through to Buenos Aires. We booked Planet Montevideo Hostel through hostelworld.com (which had served us well so far), but were a little less than impressed when we arrived. After our experiences in Brazil, this place just didn't seem quite up to scratch...