Uruguay

Come enjoy the beautiful sites of Uraguay!

The Basics

LOCATION

South Africa

Bordering the South Atlantic Ocean

Between Argentina and Brazil

WEATHER

Temp Ranges from 50-60 F in June to September and 70-82 F in December to March

CLIMATE

Warm Temperature

Freezing Temperatures are Almost Unknown

PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS

Rio Negro

Rio de la Plata

How to Fit in

LANGUAGE

Spanish

FOLKWAYS

Family Reunions are Held Once a Year

Uraguay has an extremely high literacy rate

Christmas is called family day because a majority of the country isn't religious

VALUES

Family is the most valued thing in Uraguay

Digging Deeper into Culture

CULTURE LANDSCAPE

National dish is Asado which is barbecued meat

EVIDENCE OF CULTURE CHANGE

Legally men and women have equal rights but typically any powerful position is for men.

Kylie Martineau