The sleepy town was once home to the food brand that began in 1863 and the industrial landscape is now a world heritage site.
Though Buenos Aires gets all the limelight, tango evolved in both Uruguay and Argentina, and it was in the former’s capital that the genre’s most famous song was written. This year Montevideo is celebrating its centenary in style
Montevideo moves to its own beat as per this article. http://www.theguardian.com/travel/2014/nov/29/montevideo-uruguay-city-bars-music