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José Mujica: Uruguay’s exceptionally humble president

Away from the glitzy seaside resort of Punta del Este and other areas across the water from the Argentine capital Buenos Aires, Uruguay is a small and unassuming country, little explored by international tourists and overshadowed in many senses by … Continue reading

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Punta del Este: Uruguay’s premier summer playground

It is often said that the so-called Southern Cone countries of Argentina and Uruguay are the most culturally European of all Latin America. From Monaco to Marbella, the Mediterranean region is home to many a glitzy seaside resort, and Uruguay … Continue reading

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