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Traveling with children: a cruise to Antarctica

Andrea and Mattia in Antarctica. Author and Copyright Marco Ramerini

Sometimes traveling with small children in tow is a problem for parents who are seen to face all sorts of doubts and problems related to the costs, destinations, and medicines to take and organize a trip with children. These problems ...

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Uruguay travel insurance, travel documents, plugs and sockets, mobile phones, health care, currency

Typical Portuguese rancho (colonial houses), Colonia del Sacramento, Uruguay.... Author and Copyright Pedro Gonçalves

URUGUAY TRAVEL DOCUMENTS Documents: To enter in Uruguay a valid passport is required. Even children and minors must have their own passport. Entry Visa: Not required for tourism, provided that the stay in Uruguay does not exceed 90 days. URUGUAY ...

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Montevideo climate: when to go to Montevideo

Montevideo, Uruguay. Author Federico Corral aka Shant. Licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike

Montevideo has a humid sub-tropical climate characterized by not too cold winters and hot summers. The winters are usually rainy, windy and overcast, while summers are hot and rainy, with generally moderate wind that blows from the sea with a pleasant ...

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Montevideo: the southernmost capital of South America

Montevideo, Uruguay. Author j.o.h.n. walker. Licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution

Most important city and the capital of Uruguay, Montevideo, is also the southernmost capital of South America, the city is home to around half of the population of Uruguay. Located on the north shore of the Río de la Plata, ...

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Punta del Diablo: a fishing village along the Atlantic coast of Uruguay

Playa de los Pescadores, Punta del Diablo, Uruguay. Autor Elcolorin123. Licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike

Punta del Diablo is a small fishing village located along the Atlantic coast of Uruguay at about 300 km east of Montevideo, about 170 km east of Punta del Este and a few dozen kilometers from the border with Brazil. ...

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Punta del Este climate: when to go to Punta del Este

Isla de Lobos, Punta del Este, Uruguay. Author Uruguayo-92. No Copyright

The city of Punta del Este which is located along the coast of Uruguay – at the meeting point between the waters of the Rio de la Plata and the Atlantic Ocean – has a mild oceanic sub-tropical climate characterized ...

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Piriápolis: a seaside resort modeled on European seaside resorts of the late nineteenth century

Piriápolis, Uruguay. Author Hoverfish. Licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike

The town of Piriápolis is a major seaside resort on the coast of Uruguay, located along the Rio de la Plata, about 50 km east of Montevideo, is located between the cities of Atlantida and Punta del Este. Piriápolis is ...

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Punta del Este: the most popular and well known seaside resort in Uruguay

Punta del Este, Uruguay. Author Timaukel. Licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike

Punta del Este is the most popular and well known seaside resort in Uruguay, popular destination for Uruguayans, Brazilians and Argentines tourists during the summer in South America. The city – which lies along the coast of the Atlantic Ocean about ...

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Uruguay tourist attractions: what to see in Uruguay

Piriápolis, Uruguay. Author Roxyuru. Licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike

Tourism is quite important to the economy of Uruguay, the country is in fact a popular tourist destination in South America. The main tourist attractions in Uruguay are undoubtedly the beautiful and lively seaside resorts of the coast along the ...

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Uruguay climate: when to go to Uruguay

Punta Del Este, Uruguay. Author ilkerender. Licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution

The climate in Uruguay is temperate oceanic type, with average maximum and minimum temperatures in June, respectively of 15 ° C and 7 ° C,  and in January, respectively of 28 ° C and 18 ° C. The rains are well distributed throughout the year, ...

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Uruguay: Gauchos, seaside resorts and beaches

Colonia del Sacramento, Uruguay. Autor Leandro Palacios. Licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike

Uruguay (República Oriental del Uruguay/Eastern Republic of Uruguay) is a presidential republic located in the central southern part of South America, bordered to the north and north-east by Brazil, to the west by Argentina and faces to the south the ...

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