República Oriental del Uruguay July 8th 2010 Hello everyone,
Here I’m writing my very first blog here from the Southern Cone (Cono Sur). It’s the second time so far that I’m visiting the southern hemisphere, where they’re experiencing winter at the moment.
At the moment I’m in Buenos Aires, just arrived from Montevideo.
I departed with Avianca from Curaçao, making a stop in Bogotá, Colombia and then continue t ... read more
South America » Uruguay » District of Montevideo » Montevideo A violent Marxist urban guerrilla movement, the Tupamaros, launched in the late 1960s, led Uruguay's president to agree to military control of his administration in 1973. By yearend, the rebels had been crushed, but the military continued to expand i... ... read more
Bon Biní, Bienvenido, Welkom, Welcome, Benvenuto, Wilkommen!
I'm Elton, 31, from the island of Curaçao (Southern Caribbean) where I was born, raised and currently living. I grew up in a local neighbourhood just west of Otrobanda in Willemstad called "Charo". I speak Papiamentu, Dutch, Spanish, English, regular Italian and beginner German. Curaçao is a small but unique Island. It's not the typical Caribbean island with just sun and beaches. It has a rich and interesting history and culture. The capital, Willemstad, is on the UNESCO World Heritage List. Visit www.curacao.com for more infor... full info