Buenos Aires . . . Then What?
Spend a Night in Uruguay If Argentina isn't foreign enough, take the ferry over to Colonia del Sacramento
Budget TravelTuesday, Oct 24, 2006, 12:00 AMColonia: Uruguay's oldest city, an hour-long ferry ride from B.A. (Roberto Westbrook)Budget Travel LLC, 2016
Getting there: By ferry Buquebus operates the ferries between Buenos Aires and Colonia (011-54/11-4316-6500, buquebus.com). Expect to pay $37 each way for the fast ferry or $19 each way for the three-hour boat. A one-way taxi to the Hipódromo costs about $6.50. Everything else in town can be reached by foot.