Uruguay: The Best and Worst

By Steph | March 27, 2012

All of the ups and downs of my week in Uruguay.

Cabo Polonio: A Sand Lover’s Paradise in Uruguay

By Steph | March 20, 2012

Somewhere up the coast of Uruguay, about halfway between Punta del Este and Punta del Diablo, you will find the tiny caserio of Cabo Polonio. Or maybe you won’t. No roads go to this laid-back beach town, it’s separated from the main highway by several miles of mud dirt and sand paved roads. You have two options […]

Things You Didn’t Know About Uruguay

By Steph | March 18, 2012

Quick, name 3 things about Uruguay. Name even one thing about Uruguay. If you’re like most people, including myself up to a couple weeks ago, I doubt you can. Before I came down to South America I’m not even sure I could find this tiny country on a map, let alone tell you the difference […]

A Guide To Driving The Uruguay Coast

By Michael Tieso | March 15, 2012

Not as many backpackers are passing through Uruguay compared to some of the other countries in South America. I’m not sure why either. It’s a small country but has so much to see and do. Renting a car either at a city or outside of the city is a popular tourist activity in Uruguay. There […]