Montevideo

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Montevideo is the pleasant capital city of Uruguay, a country in South America. It is situated on the east bank of the Rio de la Plata and is the southernmost capital city in South America.

Montevideo was founded in 1724. For much of its early history, the city consisted of what is now known as the Ciudad Vieja (Old Town). By the mid-19th century the city began to grow eastward towards what is now known as Centro. The demolition of the old fort that used to mark the eastern boundary of Old Town enabled the construction of what is now Plaza Independencia. Eventually Boulevard Artigas was built around Centro, but by 1910, suburbs were already developing beyond it which were later annexed into the growing city.

Country:
Uruguay
Region:
Latin America
Population:
1,400,000 people
Safe tap water:
No, contaminated
Internet speed:
13 Mbps
Best wireless carrier:
http://claro.com.uy
Best taxi app:
http://uber.com
Gender ratio (% man):
44 %
Power:
230V50Hz
Ambulance:
911
Fire department:
911
Police:
911

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