Montevideo - Post Report Question and Answers

If you move here, you can leave behind your:

Your SUV, parking spots are teeny. - Aug 2022

High heels, fancy purse, expensive jewlery - Jul 2020

Expectations of the "Latino American Switzerland", as that how Uruguayans call their country. - Apr 2019

Plans to save money, pretentious attitude, need to be 'wowed' by innovation and creativity. - Aug 2018

Car. - Jun 2017

Idea that this is like living in Europe, it is more like you live in an old small town in Latin America. Save money, no COLA, no R&R, no vat no anything, just spend money for have a nanny, a house, a pool, for everything. - Oct 2016

Ideas about saving money. It's expensive to live here and there are many travel opportunities outside of Uruguay that are worth spending money on. - Aug 2016

Coldest winter stuff, expectations of Latin America (Uruguay is the Switzerland of South America). - Mar 2014

dreams of a true South American experience -- this is more like Southern Europe. - May 2013

...I was going to say skis, but you could always go skiing in Argentina or Chile... - Mar 2012

Ideas of South America. Think Eastern Europe! - Jan 2009

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