News Uruguay » Tourism: Falklands/Uruguay strengthening of links is of interest to visiting diplomats
Following on from this interest, a post had been created within the Embassy on a twelve-month trial period and paid for by the Falkland Islands Government (FIG), for the promotion of commercial and tourism links between Uruguay and the Falklands.
News Uruguay » Tourism: UNWTO remains silent. Uruguay and ECPAT take leadership on child protection in tourism
It remains all quiet at the UN World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) in Madrid. So quiet, that reaching out to media relations at the agency has become a challenge and is met with silence when coming from eTN. Is it all about this publication speaking out ...
News Uruguay » Tourism: Punta del Este Film Festival Opens in Uruguay
Â´ This event has the support of the Ministry of Tourism and is linked to other festivals such as Rio de Janeiro, Florianopolis, Rosario, Gramado, and is part of the strategy for the development of the audiovisual industry in Uruguay.
News Uruguay » Tourism: Argentina, Uruguay and Paraguay to promote 2030 World Cup bid at Russia 2018
Officials from a joint bid for the 2030 FIFA World Cup by Argentina, Uruguay and Paraguay are set to engage in ... Argentina's sports secretary Fernando Marin and Paraguay's Tourism Minister Marcela Bacigalupo. The trio are joining forces to bid for ...
News Uruguay » Tourism: Argentina, Uruguay, Paraguay step up their joint bid for World Cup 2030
Argentina's sports secretary Fernando Marin and Paraguay's tourism minister Marcela Bacigalupo, among other officials. The 2030 tournament will take place 100 years after Uruguay won the inaugural World Cup as hosts. Argentina and Uruguay, both two-time ...
News Uruguay » Tourism: Montevideo Sign Crowns Uruguayan Capital’s Highest Hill
MONTEVIDEO – Uruguay’s acting minister of tourism, Benjamin Liberoff, inaugurated on Friday a large Montevideo sign in the historic Cerro Fortress, atop this capital’s highest hill. The decision to build the sign means “that tourism companies can ...
News Uruguay » Tourism: Peru, Uruguay agree to deepen bilateral trade ties
Governments of Peru and Uruguay agreed to start negotiations to improve and deepen their bilateral trade relations, Foreign Trade and Tourism Ministry (Mincetur) informed. Such decision was taken after a meeting between Peru's Deputy Foreign Trade Minister ...
News Uruguay » Tourism: Uruguay's Tupamaros Hurting Tourism
MONTEVIDEO, Uruguay, March 2—By scaring off masses of Argentine tourists with threats of violence, Uruguay's Tupamaro guerrillas have severely damaged their nation's economy—an achievement that is among their announced objectives. As a result of the ...
News Uruguay » Tourism: 20 destinations for 2015: Uruguay
Travel stories from Uruguay always focus on Punta del Este and its aspirational satellites, La Barra and José Ignacio. But some of the less obvious attractions of South America’s smallest Spanish-speaking country lie away from the Atlantic coast.
News Uruguay » Tourism: A new Latin love affair: A week in unknown Uruguay, South America's little hidden gem
You do not have to travel far inland to glimpse another side of Uruguay. Forge north and it sheds all traces of the metropolitan in favour of green fields, cattle and unhurried calm. The upper 80 per cent of the country is largely devoted to farming.