Paraguay is a landlocked country and not much
reputed to the rest of the world. It has found itself somewhat isolated from
even its neighbors in the past by geography and politics.
Paraguay has taken a number of steps to overcome its political, economic and
geographic downfalls and is building a more welcoming image, in the face of
often negative press.
Asuncion, is a neat, compact and pretty colonial city and relatively safe by
Latin American standards. Paraguayans are unerringly polite and interested
in tourists, and many will happily invite a stranger to dinner – especially
if conversation about football is on the menu.
capital are grassy plains and an untamed wilderness of marshes, lagoons,
dense forests, jungles, national parks, Jesuit missions and the Chaco; one
of South America's great wilderness areas. It is an adventuresome country,
unlike any other on the continent.
Paraguay is located in the center of South America, between the parallels
19.1 and 27.36 degrees South Latitude, and between the meridians 54.19 and
62.38 degrees West Longitude and its territory is crossed by the Tropic of
With a total land area of 157,048 square miles, its territory is separated
by neighboring countries, except Bolivia, by natural features.........
Paraguay experiences a subtropical
climate in the Paraneña region and a tropical climate in the Chaco. The
Paraneña region is humid, with abundant precipitation throughout the
year and only moderate seasonal changes in temperature. During the Southern
highly influenced by different groups of Europe, Spain as well as indigenous
origins. The mixed culture can be witnessed in various forms of arts &
crafts, music, festivals, literature, languages of Paraguay. The theater and
cinema also display the richness of.............
The present Paraguay was a
Pre-Columbian civilization in the fertile wooded region consisted of
numerous seminomadic, Guarani-speaking tribes, who were recognized for their
fierce warrior traditions. They practiced a mythical polytheistic religion,
which later blended with............