Uruguay is one of the countries that can become a tourist destination. Uruguay is one of the developing countries of the American continent and we should know that it has only about four million inhabitants. Although Uruguay is one of the developing countries in the Americas, coverage of the metropolitan area is quite extensive. We will find a lot of unique things that we cannot find in other countries. The tradition of the people of Uruguay, who look artistic and literal, is the main attraction in making the country a tourist destination for foreign tourists. In general, the developing countries of the Americas have traditions that are not very different. Likewise, Uruguay has cultural and traditional similarities with Argentina. Apart from that, the languages used by both countries are the same of which she is Spanish with a little Italian accent. Uruguayans love to dance to folk music, polkas, waltzes and tango.
La Mano de Punta del Este
La Mano is a sculpture from Punta del Este made by Chilean artist Mario Irarrázabal. It depicts five human fingers partially emerging from the sand and is found on Parada 1 at Brava Beach, in Punta del Este, a popular resort town in Uruguay. La Mano has been a symbol of Punta del Este since its completion in February 1982. The statue is also a landmark of Uruguay which is also very famous.
Fortaleza Santa Tereza
Fortaleza Santa Tereza is a military fort located 36 kilometers south of Chuy and 305 kilometers northeast of the city of Montevideo, more precisely in Rocha, in eastern Uruguay. The fort was founded in October 1762 by the Portuguese, then moved to Moldonado and built the Fuerte san Miguel Benten. Fortaleza Santa Teresa has an irregular pentagon shaped wall. There are five checkpoints for each corner of the pentagon, which are built like hewn stone pulpits. The walls are very large, built with granite stones of the same size and perfectly carved. The exterior wall is approximately 4 feet thick and 11.5 m high.
Cabo Polonio is a hamlet in the Department of Rocha in Uruguay, a seaside resort and a national and natural park. Cabo Polonio is a protected area accessible only by special roads and special means of transport. You can go to Cabo Polonio on foot or on horseback from the town of Valizas. You will be presented with views of the beach, large sand dunes, and rivers. Cabo Polonio is essentially a small farm and a large lighthouse. Next to the lighthouse you can observe sea lions in their natural habitat, which is also protected.
Uruguay is a country in the part of the Americas whose inhabitants own farms that breed cattle and horses. So when tourists visit this country, visitors are allowed to enter the fields of horses and cattle.