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Five Must-Visit Markets in Montevideo, Uruguay

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Walking the streets of Montevideo’s Old Town, there is a comforting sense that city residents are happy living in the moment. To get your own gauge on the city, however, one of the best places to experience Montevideo is in the mix of the local markets. Street ferias are a common occurrence on most days […]

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November 10, 2014 by | Comments Off on Five Must-Visit Markets in Montevideo, Uruguay

7 Reasons to Visit Montevideo

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Compact and historic, Montevideo is frequently overlooked by travelers in favor of Buenos Aires just across the river. Talk about Argentina, and everyone knows what you’re talking about. But mention diminutive Uruguay, and folks aren’t so sure. But for every great steak and tango Buenos Aires has, Montevideo’s got one, too, plus its own twists. […]

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February 19, 2014 by | Comments Off on 7 Reasons to Visit Montevideo

Uruguay: One of South America’s Best Coastal Road Trips

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With the exception of Motorcycles Diaries, most travelers don’t associate South America as a place you go on road trips. Uruguay is different, however, and there is a feeling of freedom that comes with cruising down the coast on entirely your own agenda. Add in the fact that that there aren’t any freeways and you […]

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August 19, 2013 by | Comments Off on Uruguay: One of South America’s Best Coastal Road Trips

Cruising in South America

Cruise ships going through the Panama Canal. Photo credit: Roger Wollstadt via Flickr.

When people think of vacationing to South America, they don’t often think of exploring it via cruise. However, this is starting to change as more and more travelers are realizing why seeing South America by cruise is a great way to explore the continent – whether it’s your first time in South America or your […]

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May 6, 2013 by | 2 Comments

Meet Private Guide Mario in Montevideo, Uruguay!

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Meet Mario Ramirez, one of Viator’s local experts in Montevideo, Uruguay (and a highly rated licensed tour guide you’ll find at Viator Private Tour Guides).

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April 17, 2012 by | Comments Off on Meet Private Guide Mario in Montevideo, Uruguay!