Travel Blogs from Asuncion
... appearing at the table with succulent cuts of meat on swords. Throw in the biggest salad bar that Sam has ever seen, a fresh pasta chef and an assortment of exotic deserts and the result was two content and very full travellers.
It was great to catch up with Stephen and Jessica and we were very grateful for their hospitality during our stay in Asuncion.
Onward bus to Concepcion, 6 hours.
... church “ written all over it surely? Once again the mystery of Paraguay shot out to prove me wrong and I suddenly found myself doing a ghoulish tour of an experimental German colony where infamous German SS Officers from the second world war used to hang out and share the odd stein or two including Joseff Mengele “the angel of death” from the Auschwitz concentration camp! Manuel seemed to think this was a good prelude to a night out on the tiles! Well! here I ...
So this morning we were subjected to a 3 hour tour of asuncion. It was paid for by tucan but most of us wished we hadn't bothered. It was supposed to be three hours but ended up going over by 40 minutes. It was supposed to be in a bus but it turned out the first bit was walking. The walking bit was supposed to be one hour but turned out to be two. On top of all that, there really ...
... much security to go through and I had a while to wait by the gate which was very quiet due to the late hour. On the flight I was sat next to two Americans, one was a professional photographer who mainly worked with 5 star hotels and he had taken his daughter with him on his business trip to Rio. The flight was only an hour and went extremely fast...by the time we had got up in the air and they had come round with a drink and some biscuits we ...
... dress! We looked around the worse museum I have ever been in! Faded photographs pinned on walls and turned around to see a man who had just nipped behind a wall to put his clobber on. Had to be there I think! The people here are all bilingual. They speak guarany (only spoken in and native to Paraguay) and Spanish but the people on the settlement speak another language. I didn't get the ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center