Advertisement
« previous next »
The German Flag  
   

The German Flag

In honour of the German woman and also just to bulk this entry out.
DAY 24: Montevideo; Arriba Hostel

March 24th 2011
I got the 2 hour bus and headed to Montevideo, the capital. I was happy to bypass this city as I´d heard mixed reviews and the weather wasn´t brilliant so I probably wouldn´t get much beach time, but I headed there with a purpose- to buy a new phone. My old, battered Sony Ericsson is dying a slow death right before my eyes. It insists that I type U when in fact want a T, it decides when and whe ... read more
South America » Uruguay » District of Montevideo » Montevideo

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: 0.943s; Tpl: 0.023s; cc: 4; qc: 27; dbt: 0.0145s; 1; m:saturn w:www (104.131.125.221); sld: 1; ; mem: 1.3mb