vino, chivito, y la playa November 15th 2011 it's been a few days, but we are now well into our trip to south america. it was quite the long haul, starting in pittsburgh, and road tripping it down to d.c. to catch our flight. from here, we hit el salvador, peru, and finally arrived here in uruguay on sunday.
uruguay was the place in our trip where we really had no plans, and no expectations. we hoped for nice weather and a little warm ... read more
South America » Uruguay » East » Punta del Este 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