Excelsior Inn

Chile 980 y Manduvira, Asuncion, Paraguay | 5 star hotel
Prices starting from $62.00
 

Travel Blogs from Asuncion

Getting to Know Paraguay

A travel blog entry by the5wynns

5

... of this, while wandering the city streets, is apparent in the clear divide between the have and the have-nots. There are fancy cars in abundance, while horses cart men and their goods for sales along the city streets. Communities of homeless families wash clothes in buckets on the sidewalks and hang them to dry on the trees of one of the city's largest central plazas, Plaza Uruguay.

The people of Paraguay, I have also read, came in first in a 2013 Gallup poll for ...

Asuncion: Nazis And Dictators.

A travel blog entry by nickjackets

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... change.The air temperature grew cooler and the flora and fauna changed considerably to a lush green and deciduous forest back drop.We stopped at what I thought was a small and pretty unimpressive Church in a small town called Piribebuy and my first judgment of the place was proved wrong again as Paraguay insisted on continually surprising me.The town had temporarily been the countries capital during the Triple Alliance War and the church held an awful secret.The Lopez government ...

Asuncion! Asuncion! Asuncion!

A travel blog entry by sabrinechka

1

... port this local started talking to me and all I could manage was lo siento, no entiendo, espaniol es rapido, mucho gusta, hasta luego. (I'm sorry, I don't understand, Spanish is too fast, nice to meet you and see ya) then I ran away. Good use of phrases I've picked up in 2months. Asuncion is a really small capital, so there isn't that much to see here and you can walk it in a couple of hours. I tried to get into some official government building and got told to stop and turn ...

Asuncion Sunday

A travel blog entry by amy_michael

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... ourselves of Paraguay's recent history on the bus journey there, which included the impeachment of the President the previous year under slightly questionable circumstances, we were a bit taken aback to discover on the BBC news that one of the main candidates for the forthcoming replacement presidential election had just been killed in a helicopter crash outside the capital. Due to the dubious circumstances surrounding the previous Presidentīs impeachment, we were a bit unsure if ...

Jesuits and Dictators

A travel blog entry by glassmerchant

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We haven't had many truly boring days on the trip but the drive day that took us to Paraguay has to be one, 14 hours in flat grassland scenery in the rain only with comfort stops and lunch to break up the day. It started out so wet we didn't have breakfast, then rained for the first half of the day. The border crossing was easy thankfully. Then just an hour to the nicest campsite of the trip...grass, swimming pool, restaurant ...

Location

This 5 star hotel, located on Chile 980 y Manduvira, Asuncion, is near Casa de la Independencia, Legislative Palace (Palacio Legislativo), Gran Hotel del Paraguay, and Casa Viola.
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TripAdvisor Reviews Excelsior Inn Asuncion

4.00 of 5 stars Excellent

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