Bienvenidos a las Americas December 24th 2008 039 - Uruguay - La Paloma
12/24/08 - 01/08/08
Bienvenidos a las Americas
Arriving in Argentina after spending over a month in the Middle East is a like relaxing to an ice cold beer in your apartment after a journey across the desert. Your couch and the Corona are familiar enough, but the fact that they come after such toil makes your apartment feel like the Ritz Carlton and the beer tast ... read more
South America » Uruguay » East » La Paloma 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
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