Montevideo, Uruguay

Visiting historic landmarks and famous buildings is the best way to discover city. Plaza Independencia, Palacio Salvo, Palacio Legislativo (Uruguay) are great places to visit in Montevideo while taking sightseeing tour of its streets. Explore things to do in Montevideo by creating your own scenic city walk with Strol. Strol guides to best walks and city tours in cities worldwide!
Montevideo (Spanish pronunciation: [monteβiˈðeo]) is the capital and largest city of Uruguay. According to the 2011 census, the city proper has a population of 1,319,108 (about one-third of the country's total population) in an area of 201 square kilometres (78 sq mi). The southernmost capital city in the Americas, Montevideo is situated on the southern coast of the country, on the northeastern bank of the Río de la Plata. The city was established in 1724 by a Spanish soldier, Bruno Mauricio de Zabala, as a strategic move amidst the Spanish-Portuguese dispute over the platine region. It was also under brief British rule in 1807. Montevideo is the seat of the administrative headquarters of Mercosur and ALADI, Latin America’s leading trade blocs, a position that entailed comparisons to the role of Brussels in Europe.The 2017 Mercer's report on quality of life, rated Montevideo first in Latin America, a rank the city has consistently held since 2005. As of 2010, Montevideo was the 19th largest... Wikipedia ( Creative Commons Attribution CC-BY-SA 4.0 )
Plaza Independencia
Plaza Independencia
Palacio Salvo
Palacio Salvo
Palacio Legislativo (Uruguay)
Palacio Legislativo (Uruguay)
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Solís Theatre
Solís Theatre
Ciudadela, Montevideo
Ciudadela, Montevideo
Cementerio del Buceo, Montevideo
Cementerio del Buceo, Montevideo
Fortaleza del Cerro
Fortaleza del Cerro
Punta Brava Lighthouse
Punta Brava Lighthouse
Constitution Square (Montevideo)
Constitution Square (Montevideo)
Telecommunications Tower
Telecommunications Tower
Hotel Carrasco
Hotel Carrasco
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