The construction of this line was followed by the building of a short line from the city of Salto towards the frontier of Brazil.
If in quest of these objects, it is wiser to restrict the field of adventure to the Salto shops.
The meaning of it, in good Spanish, is Salto mortal—only it means more.
Salto is the neighbouring province to the north upon the River Uruguay.
At the present time a considerable tonnage is transported by river from Salto for shipment from Buenos Aires.
A peculiarity of Uruguay is the water-stone that is met with in the neighbourhood of Salto.
Maritime navigation goes beyond the estuary and beyond Paysandu, as far as the rapids which prevent further advance at Salto.
It is navigable up to Paysandu for ships of great tonnage, and up to Salto for coast trading boats.
On the following day we drove to the Salto, another clearing in the forest, enlivened by a waterfall.
Jacobi calls this flight from cognition through conception to faith, the Salto mortale of the human reason.