Uruguay

Information about the museums of Uruguay won’t fill up the pages of your guidebook, but anyone with an affinity for the whimsical and the unusual will have a field day in this quirky South American country. This two-day museum excursion explores the wackiest wonders of two Uruguayan cities:  Atlantida and Montevideo. Day 1:  Montevideo Carnival […]

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Horsing Around on a Ranch in Uruguay

by Mary Jo Manzanares on April 27, 2011

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“Always approach a horse from the left, never the right. Remember if you want them to stop you have to pull the reins.” It’s hard to forget our first lesson on saddling up and riding a horse gaucho style at Panagea ranch in Uruguay. Juan, the boss, was patience personified but a disciplinarian at the […]

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