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Marijuana legalisation in Uruguay - cultivate consciousness

How did a little country like Uruguay do something as radical as legalise cannabis?

It’s actually legal to smoke and possess marijuana in a lot of countries, what is different about Uruguay’s legislation is that for the first …

Analysis of Buenos Aires - Montevideo travel costs by ferry

How much does the ferry cost from Buenos Aires to Montevideo?

Most people choosing to travel by ferry from Buenos Aires to get to Uruguay. There are a number of different ways to travel …

Whales in Punta del Este by Remco Douma

The WHALES are back in Uruguay!

The first sighting of the southern right whales in Uruguay this year was June 11 2016 off the coast of La Paloma …

Playa Ramirez by Kumsval

Not just great culture. Montevideo has 10 fine beaches

Montevideo is a charming city, especially if you have spent time in hectic Buenos Aires. It’s calmer, more laid back, and locals …

Phone by Jason Devaun

Get cheap internet access for your mobile phone while in Uruguay

One of the great things about travelling in Uruguay is that free wifi is available everywhere. Hotels, restaurants, buses, the airport and …

Franca by Catalina Campos R

Where to eat in Punta del Diablo

Around twenty restaurants open during high season in Punta del Diablo, but solely a handful take the risk of staying open the rest …

Buying ferry tickets Buenos Aires to Colonia

Colonia is a great entry point into Uruguay. It is just a one-hour boat ride across the River Plate from Buenos Aires …

Jimmy Baikovicius

The Best and Worst airlines flying to Uruguay

Let’s get to brass tacks. THUMBS UP Chile’s LAN and Brazil’s TAM THUMBS DOWN American Airlines and Aerolineas Argentinas. Airlines to avoid Based …

Ferries in Colonia, Uruguay by Liam Quinn

How much does the Montevideo-Buenos Aires ferry cost? Old

THIS ARTICLE IS OLD. Click on the link to read the more recent article How much does the Montevideo-Buenos Aires ferry cost? (dated August …

Boy watches ferry arrive in Montevideo

What is the best way to travel from Buenos Aires to Montevideo?

You can travel from Argentina to Uruguay and vice versa by plane, ferry, bus and road. Here we help you decide the best …