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Cainsa is a small town in the Artigas Department of northern Uruguay.
Artigas Department is the northernmost department of Uruguay, located in its northwestern region. Its capital is the city of Artigas, which borders on the Brazilian city of Quaraí. Artigas Department has an area of 11,928 square kilometres (4,605 sq mi), making it the fifth largest in the country. The population is 73,378 inhabitants, according to the 2011 census.
Uruguay, officially the Oriental Republic of Uruguay, is a country in the southeastern region of South America. It borders Argentina to its west and Brazil to its north and east, with the Río de la Plata to the south and the Atlantic Ocean to the southeast. Uruguay is home to an estimated 3.44 million people, of whom 1.8 million live in the metropolitan area of its capital and largest city, Montevideo. With an area of approximately 176,000 square kilometers (68,000 sq mi), Uruguay is geographically the second-smallest nation in South America, after Suriname.
The town is located along the Route 3 to the southeast of Mones Quintela and 15 kilometres (9.3 mi) south of Bella Unión.
Route 3 is a national route of Uruguay. In 1975, it was assigned the name General José Artigas, the foremost national hero of Uruguay. It is one of the most important highways in the country along with Route 5, connecting the south coast near Rafael Perazza with Bella Unión in the extreme northwest. The road is approximately 592 kilometres (368 mi) in length.
Mones Quintela is a small town in the Artigas Department of northern Uruguay.
Bella Unión is a city in the north part of Artigas Department of Uruguay.
According to the 2011 census, its population was 355.
Artigas is the capital of the Artigas Department of Uruguay. Its name comes from that of the national hero, José Gervasio Artigas, who fought for the emancipation of the River Plate, and sought to create a federative nation from these colonies. As of the census of 2011, it is the eleventh most populous city of the country.
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Nueva Palmira is a city in Colonia Department in south-western Uruguay.
Baltasar Brum is a town in the Artigas Department of northern Uruguay.
Javier de Viana is a town in the Artigas Department of northern Uruguay. It was named after the Uruguayan writer Javier de Viana.
Colonia Palma is a village in the Artigas Department of northern Uruguay.
Pintadito is a southern suburb of the capital city Artigas of Artigas Department in northern Uruguay.
Tomás Gomensoro is a village (pueblo) in the Artigas Department of northern Uruguay.
Río Branco is a city in the Cerro Largo department of northeastern Uruguay, on the Brazilian border.
Cardona is a city in the Soriano Department, in southwestern Uruguay. The main square of the city is Plaza Artigas, featuring a monument to General Artigas.
Sequiera is a village ("pueblo") in the south of the Artigas Department in northwestern Uruguay.
Barros Blancos is a city in the Canelones Department of southern Uruguay. In 1976, it had been renamed to Juan Antonio Artigas, after commanding officer Juan Antonio Artigas, grandfather of the national hero José Gervasio Artigas, but the old name was reinstated in 2007.
Castillos is a small city in the Rocha Department of southeastern Uruguay.
Rafael Perazza is a village in the San José Department of southern Uruguay.
Cuareim is a village in the Artigas Department of northern Uruguay.
Franquia is a populated rural area in Artigas Department of northern Uruguay.
Cerro Ejido is a suburb of the city of Artigas in the Artigas Department of northern Uruguay.
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