Advertisement
« previous next »
Montevideo  
   

Montevideo

Plaza Independecia
Monte, Punta del Este & Colonia

January 20th 2012
<strong style="mso-bidi-font-weight: normal;">Day 96 Sunday 15th January We went off to the Feria de Tristan Narvaja markets today which is a huge market in central Montevideo that closes streets for blocks, as we walked up to the area we passed the pet section with stall after stall of fish and tanks, then mice and puppies (it is a pity that the locals do not adopt dogs o ... read more
South America » Uruguay » West » Colonia del Sacramento

Uruguayan Flag 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
Advertisement
Tot: 1.012s; Tpl: 0.007s; cc: 18; qc: 72; dbt: 0.075s; 72; m:apollo w:www (50.28.60.10); sld: 3; ; mem: 6.8mb