Enjoying Uruguay’s Most Scenic Village: Colonia del Sacramento

I picked up the thermos and filled up the gourd with mate, a popular herbal tea in Uruguay. Coen and I were sitting on a low wall along the Río de la Plata, the river that divides Uruguay and Argentina. The sun slowly sank into the river and sets the sky aflame.

Everything was perfect: my company, my drink, the sunset and Colonia del Sacramento, Uruguay’s most scenic village.

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