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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

Most Viewed Local Customs in Paraguay

South American Peace Pipe?

Guarana is very popular among people of Paraguay especially those who need a healthy, but very energetic drink to cope with intense physical and intellectual activity. With Brazil being a much larger...
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etfromnc
Sep 14, 2010

Guarani Women

their culture and history, for that matter the whole of the tribe of Guarani's, is highlighted by the brazilian Composer Antonio Carlos Gomes, in his romantic Opera:O Guaranimore info on the Guarani...
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pepples46
Feb 24, 2010

Uriniation outside

So normally I would not put up a graphic photo like this, but I found it wholy ironic considering the sign. Unfortunately, the sign turned out blurry, but I will explain the situation. For a long...
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ATXtraveler
Sep 03, 2007

Guarani

Paraguay is the only South American country with two official languages--Spanish and Guarani, the language of the indigenous people. Almost everyone is bilingual and there is a good mix of the two...
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reon80
Jun 13, 2005

Chipa

Chipa is a kind of bread with egg and cheese very common in Paraguay. Vendors are found on many corners keeping them warm as long as posible within straw baskets. The one of the picture is taken March...
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eduar68
Apr 18, 2005

in General...

Paraquay has always opend its borders for all kinds of immigrants, if I may say so. obvious the arrangments made benefitet both sites.Mennonites, a protestant sect, speaking only german, living in the...
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pepples46
Sep 16, 2004
 
 
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Mission

in those days the native Indians where 'confined' to Missions, actually Reservations, like in America, but where mostly run by charities from the churches. basic schooling, healthcare and foodrations...
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pepples46
Sep 16, 2004

Guarani Man

preparing the Bow, not an easy task, quite a sophisticated trade. the Bow is still used by the Guarani trib in the chaco. birds, monkeys are the prey....a good bow took several mounth to break in
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pepples46
Sep 16, 2004

Terere

The custom of drinking terere is huge in Paraguay. Terere is basically a cold herbal tea that is drank out of a "guampa", which is a hollowed out bull's horn, through a "bambilla", which is a metal...
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tequilagirl
Jul 11, 2004

Getting Change

This is tip goes for all countries in South America, but was especially bad in Paraguay. When you have large bills it is very difficult to change them into smaller and more managable bills. Sometimes...
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chris_i79
Aug 17, 2003

Paraguayan music and dance

Paraguay has a distinctive musical tradition, especially of songs and ballads. The music is European in origin. The guitar and native harp (arpa paraguaya) are popular instruments and songs are...
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Bjorgvin
Aug 14, 2003

Maté

One of the most important products of the country is the so-called Paraguay tea (maté or yerba maté), which is still the largest article of export. It consists of dried leaves of the evergreen maté...
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Bjorgvin
Aug 14, 2003

Same thing I say for wherever...

Same thing I say for wherever one may go- don't look down at the people, look at them, as people. Paraguay is dual-lingual: Spanish and Guarani. Guarani is the language of the home and the heart. See...
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mbryred
Sep 08, 2002

People greet each other with...

People greet each other with two kisses one on each side. Only for men to woman, or woman to woman. I found it a little bit harder to understand their language, since they mix a lot of guarani in...
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SusanitaL
Aug 25, 2002

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