Crossing the river: a day trip to Uruguay

I am more than happy to admit to two borderline obsessions of mine. Firstly, I have always enjoyed poring over maps. In my childhood I had a world atlas which I would spend hours flicking through, daydreaming of the travels I didn't even know I would be able to make one day. Now, of course, an unhealthy fascination with Google Maps has replaced the atlas, but I still have the same desire to scroll through and imagine life in the places I'm seeing on-screen. It's so bad that I even have one of those Read more [...]