More Foreigners Discover Benefits Of Retiring In Uruguay

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A new article from one of the most reliable sources of information for those contemplating retirement abroad sings the praises of Uruguay. “The Nuts and Bolts: What You Need to Know About Retiring in Uruguay“ is the title of the piece co-written by International Living editors Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher. They travel extensively throughout the country interviewing several North …

New Construction Requests Rising In Punta del Diablo

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New residential construction may be grinding to a halt in Punta del Este, but it’s reaching record levels up the coast in Rocha. “Punta del Diablo: 90 New Construction Permit Requests” is the headline of Eduardo Gonzalez’ article in today’s El Pais which focuses on the new wave of real estate investors in Uruguay’s coolest beach and other coastal towns …

Argentina, Uruguay Among Region’s Most Wanted For Immigration

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Argentina and Uruguay rank among the Top 4 most popular destinations for inbound immigration to Latin America, according to a new report from the International Organization for Migration (IOM). While the US and Canada continue to lead the Western Hemisphere in terms of inbound migration, the four Latin American countries receiving the most immigrants over the past decade are Argentina, …

Uruguay Named Among World’s Best Retirement Destinations

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International Living is out with the 2013 edition of the World’s Best Places to Retire for North Americans, and Uruguay finds itself in a familiar spot among the Top 10. According to El Observador, “Uruguay achieved the sixth best position in the annual ranking from International Living, the magazine that specializes in the best places in the world for Americans …

Why Punta del Diablo Is Now Uruguay’s Coolest Beach Destination

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 Punta del Diablo is emerging as a popular destination for well-rounded international travelers. This beautiful Rocha beach has a vibe as laid-back and eclectic as the brightly painted homes and boutique hostels dotting her gently sloping landscape. Only a few kilometers from Brazil’s southern border, it seems fitting that Punta del Diablo lies at one end of Uruguay’s east coast while Punta …