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Private Asunción City Sightseeing Tour
"Walk through the main streets visiting the National Pantheon of Heroes designed by Italian architect Alejandro Ravizza in collaboration with the builder Giacomo Colombino where you'll learn about Paraguay's last 200 years of independence. After 30 minutes continue the tour walking along the main street Palma until reaching the old building of the ""Cabildo"". Here you get some general information of Paraguayan society. Make your way on foot through the streets towards the new Congress building and learn about Paraguayan politics
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Asuncion Half-Day Walking Tour
"Your tour guide will meet you at your hotel to escort you to the starting point of the tour. A brief history of Paraguay will be provided as you visit the historical sites of the city. You will visit important monuments such as the National Pantheon of H where most of the figures of Paraguay’s history are entombed the Plaza del Marzo Paraguayo which commemorates the protest movement against the dictatorship of Alfredo Stroessner the statue of Juan de Salazar who founded the city of Asuncion in 1537 and others. You will also see historic buildings such as the Cabildo the former senate building which is now a museum the Parliament and the Palacio de los Lopez
From $60.00
 
Private Asunción City Sightseeing Tour
"Walk through the main streets visiting the National Pantheon of Heroes designed by Italian architect Alejandro Ravizza in collaboration with the builder Giacomo Colombino where you'll learn about Paraguay's last 200 years of independence. After 30 minutes continue the tour walking along the main street Palma until reaching the old building of the ""Cabildo"". Here you get some general information of Paraguayan society. Make your way on foot through the streets towards the new Congress building and learn about Paraguayan politics
From $21.00

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Our Adventure

Our Tam flight from Rio was 40 minutes late so we had no time to check into our Foz B&B before heading to Paraguay.....As promised our driver was patiently waiting when we arrived at the airport...
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easterntrekker
Oct 26, 2010

Guarani

Members of the indigenous people of Paraguay are known as the Guaraní. Although they would refer to themselves as Abá, the early European missionaries placed the name Guaraní on those that chose to...
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ATXtraveler
Sep 03, 2007

Border Crossing - Foz do Iguacu to Ciudad del Este

If you are planning to cross the border from Brazil into Ciudad del Este, here is the information that I was able to pick up from our driver. For US citizens there is a visa requirement to enter...
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ATXtraveler
Sep 03, 2007

the Mission Ruins..

the Mission Ruins..south from Ciudad del Este, through Encarnation.this site could not be completed by the Jesuits who had set up other Missions in Paraguay, Argentina and Brasil. those...
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pepples46
Dec 16, 2005

the famous Bottle Tree

never seen anything quite like it. the tree that stores water, the camel in the floral worldfor the botanical friend out there Brachychitron Rupestris look it up, very interesting read the Bottle...
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pepples46
Dec 15, 2004

Ruinas de Trinidad

the ruins of the Jesuit Mission, 2 of them are situated near Encarnacion. the Buildings are an excellent work of western Architecture, but with the stigma of taken advantage of native people, who...
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pepples46
Sep 30, 2004
 
 
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Asuncion Map

This is a map of Asuncion that may become handy. I put it here just because I had no idea where to put it.The map shows only a section of Zona Centro (Downtown). For a larger and more detailed map try...
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eduar68
Jun 22, 2004

BUY BUY BUY!!! Be carefull...

BUY BUY BUY!!!Be carefull with the stores tough!I personally recommend theses ones: La Petisquera, Monalisa, Casa China, Via Brasil and Americana.The stores hours are from 8:00 am to 4:00pm (sometimes...
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schnaider
May 07, 2004

Itaip? Hydroelectric Power Plant

Visit the Itaip? Hydroelectric Power Plant. The project is the world's largest hydroelectric project, developed by Brazil and Paraguay jointly, and it began in 1974. It is located in the River Paran?,...
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Bjorgvin
Aug 25, 2003

Finally I am a millionaire!?!!?!?

The currency in Paraguay is called the Guarani and the denominations can can get quite large. These are the most valuable bills at 100 000 each. 100 000 as of 2003 was roughly worth around $22...
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chris_i79
Aug 17, 2003

Pilgrimage

If you want to experience something truly Paraguayan, every year on December 8th there a a massive Pilgramage to this church in the city of Caacupe. The cobblestone plaza of the church can accommodate...
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chris_i79
Aug 07, 2003

The Wonderful Land, Dreams and nature

All the nature arround, this could be the perfect place to hide, if you are thinking about, some time out for meditacion, fresh air, and something new.When, Antoine De Saint-Exupery who wrote the...
all-the-ways-
Apr 20, 2003

Stay at the Ambassador hotel...

Stay at the Ambassador hotel down by the waterfront. It's a definite South American low-life dive but it's a hoot. I wouldn't send a 60 year old investment banker there on a business trip but among...
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Little_Henry
Aug 26, 2002

Drink cold mate (terrere) in...

Drink cold mate (terrere) in la plaza uruguaya in downtown Asuncion; Visit a rural area and enjoy the Paraguayan hospitality; visit the foz de yguazu on the Paraguayan, Argentinian, Brazilian...
LGiddings
Aug 26, 2002

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