80´s bikes, 50´s cars, electrical storms but not much else October 11th 2006 Well, we are actually in Chile at the moment and haven´t really had a chance to update the blog for the last week but this entry is for our quick stopover in Uruguay.
We travelled from Patagonia in the South of Argentina back to Buenos Aires in the style we´ve become accustomed to, our 20 Hour luxurious coach journey, no we didn´t accept the complimentry champagne this time! Arriving early ... read more
South America » Uruguay » West » Colonia del Sacramento 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