Well, somebody let the cat out of the bag. Uruguay used to be South America’s best-kept secret, with a handful of Argentines, Brazilians, Chileans and non–South Americans in the know popping in to enjoy the pristine beaches, the atmospheric cities, the huge steaks and the happening nightlife.

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Wines of Uruguay

The secrets of Tannat
Uruguay is a country that began pressing grapes more than a hundred years ago but remains largely unknown in the wine world. Without the financial resources or marketing expertise of its bigger winemaking neighbors, Argentina and Chile, Uruguay lags far behind in recognition. But thanks to a group of ambitious boutique wineries, it is slowly winning over critics and connoisseurs. Read More »

Punta del Este

Insider access to the upcoming destination
Playa at José Ignacio
Punta del Este is a sprawling and spread out beach resort; actually today it is better described as comprising four different small towns: (Punta Ballena, la Punta, La Barra and José Ignacio) Depending on where the wind is blowing from, people tend to go to either one or the other side of this long peninsula, all of which is referred to as Punta del Este. It is the most complete, cosmopolitan and beautiful beach resort south of Brasil (in terms of weather, accommodations and quality of beaches) and it is counter season to the USA. Read More »

Golfing in South America

Mountain or beachside, the choice is yours
golf in Bariloche
World class golf course are available all over south America. Hidden within a perfect mountainside, lakes scenery, or by the crystal waters of the Ocean, they offer breathtaking panoramic views while you play. Read More »