Colonia del Sacramento

Things to do in Colonia del Sacramento

This stylish general store is stocked with papier-mâché toys, zinc bowls, and works by local painters.

At a boutique behind her home, owner Beatriz Butler showcases up-and-coming artists, including Ana Noya, distinguished in 2010 at the Salón Nacional de Artes Visuales, a prestigious art fair in Buenos Aires. Also on display: Butler's own glass-and-stone jewelry.

Designer Silvia Sarti uses traditional looming techniques to make jackets, skirts, sweaters, and shawls in soft merino wool.