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People have always wanted a piece of this exquisite Uruguayan town, from the Portuguese who founded it in 1680, to the Spanish who kept trying to steal it, to UNESCO who declared its historic quarter a World Heritage Site in 1995. Take the fast ferry from Puerto Madero and don’t forget your driver’s license—you can, and should, hire a golf cart when you get there.

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Colonia del Sacramento

People have always wanted a piece of this exquisite Uruguayan town, from the Portuguese who founded it in 1680, to the Spanish who kept trying to steal it, to UNESCO who declared its historic quarter a World Heritage Site in 1995. Take the fast ferry from Puerto Madero and don’t forget your driver’s license—you can, and should, hire a golf cart when you get there.