Last we headed off to Montevideo for a cousin’s wedding weekend. We have a few cousins in Uruguay about my age, and through our particular household woods, we discovered our grandmothers in Lithuania had been siblings. More accurately, our great-grandmothers may have been siblings however in Judeo-Latino genealogy that will make us as still near as very very first cousins. The Jewish populace in Montevideo, 1 / 2 of which I’m probably related to, has dwindled by about 50 % to less than 7,500 over the last few years.
Even though wedding invite asked for visitors to arrive when it comes to ceremony at 8:30 p.m., by virtue of y our experience staying in the location we tastefully attained 9 p.m. (more…)