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Having been significantly influenced by Europe in terms of cultures and lifestyles, Uruguay is a top destination for expatriation. Bordered by Brazil and Argentina, it is rather similar to these countries in many aspects. Uruguay has a huge historical legacy which is portrayed by its colonial architecture.

Providing high living standards and professional opportunities, Uruguay attracts expatriates in large numbers.

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After Suriname, Uruguay is the second smallest country in South America. But don’t let the size fool you. Translated from Guarani as the “river of colourful birds”, the country is a stunning mix of lush inland greenery and white sandy coastline. For its stable social development, an established democracy and a free education system, Uruguay has received another nickname — “the Switzerland of South America”.

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Little World Citizens

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My Day in Uruguay

5 years ago

What catches the eye of a semi-retired immigrant (now Uruguayan citizen) from North America. Short. Sometimes sweet.

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Written by writers Mark Mercer and Lisa Marie Mercer, this blog details the obvious and the subtleties of Uruguay life.


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