Colonia del Sacramento is in southwestern , across from on the northern shore of the . Founded in 1680 as a Portuguese colony, Colonia's historic district is now a UNESCO World Heritage site, full of cobblestone streets lined with historic buildings.

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Estadio Profesor Alberto Suppici is a multi-use stadium in Colonia, . Photo: t y l, CC BY-SA 2.0.

The Basilica of the Holy Sacrament is a Roman Catholic parish church in Colonia del Sacramento, . Photo: Heretiq, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is situated 1½ km southwest of Colonia. Photo: Fulviusbsas, CC BY-SA 3.0.


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