Crowne Plaza Asuncion Hotel
Travel Blogs from Asuncion
Red, yellow, turquoise, pink ahhhh all the colors of the houses on the Paraguayan countryside are wonderful. We are swoshing by cows, cheep, chickens and a few dogs here and there. The landscape is very flat and so amazingly lush in every green shade imaginable. Finally got on the bus from Ciudad del Este after two other busses and two …
Diwrnod 15 - Dydd Gwener 05/09/08 Milltiroedd Tir a Deithwyd ~ Land Miles Travelled (Asunción i Resistencia) : 190 miles Woke up to a very rainy day in Asuncion - After breakfast I sorted out some overdue laundry and then went for a short stroll around the city centre, visiting some of the most notable sites. Got thoroughly wet and went back to …
After a short bus ride from Foz De Igauzzu, we were at the Paragauyan border, and our first border crossing. First impressions were of a very chaotic scene, with cars, buses and people everywhere, but it proved to be a very straightforward procedure, and we were in Paragauy, heading for the capital city, Ascunsion. After a 6hr bus ride, we arrived …
... like the maté that the Argentinians and Uruguyans are obsessed with, but freezing cold rather than steaming hot, and transported along with massive thermoses of ice, and with added herbal varieties in addition to the standard yerba maté. Everywhere you go, on the streets of Asuncion, these herbs are laid out from which to choose, chamomile, mint, lemongrass, you name it. Also, understanding the local vernacular, we realize, may take some time. The most common indigenous ...
... honey and the intricate carving sculptured by the Guarani was of particularly high quality. Whilst viewing this impressive sight a Christening had just been performed and the proud young parents were walking the white swaddled baby around all corners of the Church stopping now and again to ensure the i-phone could record the memory and this signal led the time for us to move back to the mini van and to the next location.
Up until now I had seen very little evidence ...
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