A ferry ride away from Buenos Aires is the town of Colonia del Sacramento, Uruguay. A sleepy town of classic beauty and easygoing delights. The following photos outline what just one day in town might hold.

Even the terminal is a work of art across the harbour in Buenos Aires
Even the terminal is a work of art across the harbour in Buenos Aires
A rail stop near the port.
A rail stop near the port.
local blooms
local blooms
flowers near the square in old town
flowers near the square in old town
Ancient architecture, modern lighthouse
Ancient architecture, modern lighthouse
A classic ride
A classic ride
low rooftops
low rooftops
the drawbridge
the drawbridge
an even older ride
an even older ride
the courtyard
the courtyard
Colonial doorway
Colonial doorway
art and design
art and design
the mermaids sing
the mermaids sing
The view across the harbour
The view across the harbour
Local chimney
Local chimney
Solitary railcar
Solitary railcar
hanging overhead
hanging overhead
Moorish bullring, exterior
Moorish bullring, exterior
Moorish bullring, framework
Moorish bullring, framework
Moorish bullring, stands
Moorish bullring, stands
Moorish bullring, interior
Moorish bullring, interior
quiet street
quiet street
local cafe
local cafe
visitors' centre
visitors’ centre
mosaic entrance
mosaic entrance
the city gate
the city gate