Just across the shimmering Rio Plata (Silver River) from the hustle and bustle of Buenos Aires, lies the oft-overlooked country of Uruguay. Peaceful and green, this tiny nation of 3.3 million is influenced in all the best possible ways by its ... 

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Steps

June 2012

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Tight (and one-way!) climb up the stairs at the lighthouse.

Mate!

June 2012

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Mate cups for sale at the market.

Lamp Post

June 2012

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Typical lamp post in the historic part of Colonia.

Beach

June 2012

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View of the beach along the coast of Colonia.

Gate

June 2012

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The old entrance to the city of Colonia.

Lamp Post

June 2012

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Typical Colonia-style lamp post.

View from Lighthouse

June 2012

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An extensive climb but we worth it. The views were spectacular!

Market

June 2012

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Arts and crafts market.

Lighthouse

June 2012

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Lighthouse in Colonia - definitely recommend climbing up!

Pirate Museum

June 2012

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The Pirate Museum, just up the street from the bull ring.

Bull Ring

June 2012

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The Plaza de Toros (bull ring).

Golf Cart

June 2012

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Golf carts are the easiest way to drive around Colonia and explore the town, beaches and main attractions. Cheap to rent and fun!

Car

June 2012

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Old Cadillac parked on the cobblestone streets.

Chivito

June 2012

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You have to order a chivito when in Uruguay!

Chef

June 2012

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Our Uruguayan chef!

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