The capital city of Uruguay, revolving around the Plaza de la Independencia, was once home to a Spanish citadel. At Montevideo, visitors can explore the historic sites, cultures, vibrant street art, and culinary scene, making this destination perfect for travelers looking for a relaxing and fun vacation. There are local markets, shopping malls, and streets where you can shop for yourself and enjoy eating local food and cuisine. One can east wonderfully and relatively cheap, with plenty of local character. Some famous dishes you much try are Chivito, Milanesa, Churros, Faina, and more.