Old Uruguayan on Avenida 18 Julio, one of Montevideo's thoroughfares

     

60s Montevideo architecture

     

Bike, Avenida 18 Julio

     

Cycling in the residential Parque Rodó neighbourhood of Montevideo

     

Downtown Montevideo is characterized by beautiful colonial buildings

     

Business

     

Bugs

     

Calle San Salvador in the beautiful Palermo district

     

Locals playing chess on the street

     

'Take the streets' and 'One man's city is not a city' - graffiti in Uruguay shows a lot of anger towards those in power

     

Retro coke in the old town

     

The beautiful colonial Palermo neighbourhood

     

Street art

     

An upcoming Uruguay-Colombia match - football (the European version) is South America's most popular sport

     

Google Aratirí - Aratirí is a large mining project that has caused controversy because of its possible environmental effects

     

Guitar

     

Humanity 3.0 - Everyone together, everywhere, all the time

     

Annul the expiry law - referring to the law that gives immunity to those who were part of the government or the military during Uruguay's dictatorship in the 70s and 80s, during which time many civilians were killed (often completely disappearing)

     

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Ciudad Vieja (old town)

     

Gourds from which locals drink mate (often while walking down the street), a tea-like drink

     

Megaphone advertising

     

Onion

     

'Persevere and you'll succeed' / 'Work is health' - (Facebook: Trabajadores Siglo Veintiuno, Workers of the 21th Century)

     

Flower bike

     

Plaza de la Independencia

     

Cerveceria (pub) La Pasiva

     

Rust is not a crime

     

In all directions - bus stop

     

Photo exhibition in the Montevideo subway (Subte)

     

Satirical posters about work ('Work dignifies' / 'Take decisions' / 'People understand if you tell them(?)')

     

Collecting the trash

     

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Old

     

Old bus in downtown Montevideo

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