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Tourism, attractions, sports and recreation, accommodations, food and drink, plus practical tips for the capital of Uruguay.

Montevideo - Things to Do and See in Uruguay's Capital

Montevideo, the capital of Uruguay, is a charming, cosmopolitan city, offering the visitor a taste of colonial days in the Ciudad Vieja, or old city, a choice of sandy beaches, nightlife, cultural and artistic events and a pleasant climate.

Recommended Restaurants in Montevideo, Uruguay

Uruguay reflects European traditions in some of its cuisine, as well as influences from neighboring countries. Like Argentina to the south, Uruguay's parrillas are popular eating places, where meat and seafood are tradtionally prepared and served. Dining in Montevideo is late, so grab a snack if you can't wait until nine or later to dine.

Intendencia Municipal de Montevideo

News, government, culture, community services, and civic information.

Montevideo Uruguay Tourist Information and Dining

Business, dining, shopping, nightlife and other tips about visiting or doing business in Montevideo.

Montevideo Virtual

Panoramas Interactivos de 360 grados de Fortaleza del Cerro, Lago del Parque Rodo, Plaza Matriz y mas lugares.


Montevideo es la capital más jovén de América Latina, fue fundada entre los años 1724 y 1730 por el Gobernador de Buenos Aires, Don Bruno Mauricio de Zabala.

Montevideo, Uruguay

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