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Tablado tours – a great way to experience Uruguay Carnival

If you are lucky enough to hit Uruguay during January and February, sign up for an authentic Carnival tablado tour – it …

Montevideo Carnival 2017 dates

Carnival in Uruguay is uniquely different to anywhere else in the world. And what’s really special for a visitor is that it …

Comparsa by Leo Alvarez. Things to do in Uruguay

Drumming is huge in Uruguay

Anyone who spends enough time strolling around Montevideo, the capital, will run into a drumming troupe on the street. Because drumming is …

Montevideo Carnival - Murga La Mojigata

6 reasons why you must not miss carnival in Montevideo

As it’s virtually unknown to people outside of Uruguay, in Montevideo you’ll get to experience one of the most authentic carnivals in …

Montevideo lives and breathes authentic music and culture any night of the week Photo: Jimmy Baikovicius

Montevideo Carnival 2016 dates

Carnival in Uruguay is uniquely different to anywhere else in the world. And it’s still a primarily local event. Check out the …

Murga La Mojigata 2012 in a Montevideo tablado

What’s worth checking out in Carnival

You are in luck because Uruguay has the world’s longest carnival –or carnaval as it is called in Spanish. So if you …

Buying tickets for concerts and carnival

It’s all pretty easy in Uruguay. Maybe centralisation is bad sometimes but it does make things super convenient. Tickets for most concerts …