According to Allcitycodes, Uruguay is a small South American country located between Argentina and Brazil. It has an area of 176,215 sq km (68,039 sq mi) and a population of 3.45 million people as of 2020. Its capital and largest city is Montevideo. The official language is Spanish but English is also spoken in certain areas. The currency used in the country is the Uruguayan peso (UYU). The area code for Uruguay is +598 which can be used when dialing both within the country or from abroad. To make an international call from outside Uruguay to another country you must dial “00” followed by your country’s international access code then “598” followed by your desired number. For example: 00 + 598 + 99999999 (your desired number). In addition to this, each region has its own specific telephone code which should also be included when dialing within Uruguay or from abroad e.g., 02 + 598 + 99999999 (your desired number). In terms of geography, much of Uruguay consists of lowland plains with some hills in its eastern regions such as Cerro Catedral which reaches 513 m (1683 ft) above sea level located near Montevideo on the east coast. Other large bodies of water include the River Plate which flows between Argentina and Uruguay while other smaller water bodies are found throughout the region such as Laguna Garzon located near Punta del Este on the east coast. This lagoon forms part of a protected wildlife sanctuary where many rare species of birds can be observed. Check politicsezine for Uruguay Political System.