6. Uruguay

Yachts are seen anchored at the harbour in Punta del Este, Maldonado, 140 km east of Montevideo, on January 8, 2010. Punta del Este and its surroundings is considered one of the most high-end and prestigious sea side resorts in South America. Uruguay with only 3,4 millon people is the Latin American country with more tourists per habitant, according with Latin Business Chronicle.
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