With its small and flat territory, Uruguay isn’t a renown hiking destination. Visitors to the country –if they visit at all– usually have a look at Montevideo and call it a day. But you, you are different, and we appreciate that. You want to dig deeper and discover the natural beauty of this underestimated nation. So let’s explore together some of the best trekking options in Uruguay! This list of Uruguay hikes contains affiliate links. We’re not selling anything ourselves – we just help products and services we find great. If you click one of them and decide to purchase, …
South America is known for its vibrant culture, beautiful landscapes, and rich history. And if you’ve been around Green Mochila, you already know how much we love this continent! Yet it’s not high on many travellers’ bucket lists, as it’s often considered a tad risky. True enough, it knows its share of political and social issues, sometimes affecting the safety of citizens and visitors alike. But many parts of South America are perfectly safe to roam, even outside of the beaten path. In this article, based on the Global Peace Index ranking of 2022, we’ll introduce the top 3 safest …
Share with us a mate in Uruguay and Argentina! Learn everything about this iconic tea and how to drink mate.
Travel with us to Colonia del Sacramento, Uruguay! Discover this pretty colonial town on the coast, overlooking Buenos Aires.
Eat with us in Argentina’s and Uruguay’s bakeries! Discover dulce de leche, alfajor, empanadas and chipas.
Dance with us in Uruguay and Argentina! Learn all about milonga, tango and Carlos Gardel.
Travel with us to Montevideo, Uruguay, and discover the origins of Candombe, the afro-uruguayan music and dance!
Travel with us to Montevideo, the capital of Uruguay! Discover why it’s considered the most liveable city in South America!