"a little spanish.." Uruguay Local Custom Tip by pepples46

Uruguay Local Customs: 29 reviews and 36 photos

a little spanish does go a long way and will make life easier..portugues is understood! actually it is quite good to speak or understand portugues, spanish in Uruguay is a little of both lingos! the country was a part of Brazil, till the Argentines just started a little war, but did not win,and Uruguay.got it's Independence from Brasil in 1825.Argentina did not like it......it is also said: Carlos Gardel, the greates argentine Hero of Tango, was born in a little Village here..*

go to www.tourismorural.com.uy------------
only in spanish though

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  • Updated Sep 14, 2003
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