Living in Uruguay is AMAZING!
Living in paradise
History of Uruguay
Uruguay was controlled by the Spanish. They gained independence in 1825. It is not controlled by any other country in modern day. Their official language is Spanish. The flag is striped with blue and white with a sun on the corner.
The Río Negro is the most important river in Uruguay. It originates in the southern highlands of Brazil.
Cerro Catedral , Rocha
Cerro Catedral is a 1,685 ft / 514 m
The eastern, southern, and western plains in Uruguay eventually flow into the rolling hills.
Type of gov.: constitutional republic
Leader: Tabaré vázquez
Currency: Uruguayan peso
Economic system: capitalism
People should visit Uruguay so they can see colonia del Sacramento because it is a perfectly kept colonial city. Another reason is that the beaches are amazing. Tourists should visit museums and boats on beaches
facts about Uruguay
Uruguay is the only country whose name in English has the same letter three times in its first five. The first European in Uruguay was Spanish explorer Juan Diaz de Solis in 1516. In December 2013, Uruguay became the world’s first country to legalise the marijuana trade.