Argentina - Uruguay (PDF Chapter)

Argentina - Uruguay (PDF Chapter)

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This is the Uruguay chapter from Lonely Planet’s Argentina guidebook.

Wedged like a grape between Brazil’s gargantuan thumb and Argentina’s long forefinger, Uruguay has always been something of an underdog. Yet after two centuries living in the shad-ow of its neighbors, South America’s smallest country is finally getting a little well-deserved recognition.

  • dance to a different drummer during Montevideo’s month-long Carnaval
  • maps
  • catch a wave or a late-night beach party along the untamed shoreline at Punta del Dia-blo
  • transport
  • soak your weary muscles in the thermal baths near Salto
  • restaurants & accommodation

Coverage includes: Montevideo, Western Uruguay, Colonia del Sacra-mento, Carmelo, Mercedes, Salto, Tacuarembó, Valle Edén, Eastern Uruguay, Piriápolis, Punta del Este, La Paloma, La Pedrera, Cabo Polonio, Punta del Diablo, Parque Nacional Santa Tere-sa, Understand Uruguay, Uruguay Today, History, Culture, Food & Drink, Environment, Survival Guide.

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