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Alejandro Zaffaroni - inventor of the Pill

Uruguayans invented the mammogram and the birth control pill

Last week Alejandro Zaffaroni, one of the inventors of the birth control pill, died. Born in Montevideo in 1923, he graduated from …

Vine

Uruguay wines vs. Argentina’s, who comes out top? You may be surprised

Yes, it has surprised a lot of people –including my more sceptical Uruguayan friends– but Financial Times wine expert Jancis Robinson in her Autumn …

Uruguay has the purest air in the world according to a Yale study

Pura vida! The air in Uruguay is the purest in the world – and that’s official

Uruguayan air quality is the best anywhere in the world according to a new study by Yale University. Uruguay, interestingly along with …

Where to watch the sunset in Montevideo – and get great fish and chips too

7pm on a summer’s evening. The sun will be going down in under an hour. Where’s the best spot to kick back …