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Lote 8 things to do near Punta del Este

Lote 8 – sumptuous boutique olive oil estate near Punta del Este

Uruguay has more acres planted with olive trees than grapes. However whilst Uruguayan wines are starting to get worldwide recognition, the country’s …

Wine tours from Punta del Este Uruguay

Luxury wine tours from Punta del Este

Private tastings with breathtaking views of the ocean at sundown are a feature of Ryan’s east coast wine tours. Ryan is the …

Pinot Noir by Heather Katsoulis

6 Uruguayan wines you MUST try

In a recent interview, Argentinian wine expert, Claudio Angelotti, listed his favourite Uruguayan wines. As the original interview was in Spanish, Guru’guay …

Whales in Punta del Este by Remco Douma

Whale-watching in eastern Uruguay

You don’t need to hire a boat or go on an expensive trip to watch whales in Uruguay. Between June and November …

Punta del Este, La Mansa by Gabriel Millos

Should I visit Punta del Este?

Punta del Este, Uruguay, has two long beaches – the Brava and the Mansa – lined with high rises. It’s the centre of …

A day by the sea? Piriapolis and Punta Colorada

Piriapolis is a small beach resort mainly frequented by Uruguayans, just over an hour’s drive from Montevideo. It has a long promenade and …