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My First Solo Adventure!

Living in Paraguay is an adventure in and of itself, but some things are more adventurous than others, one of them being going somewhere by myself. 505 more words


Iberia targets Tokyo, Doha, Johannesburg, Toronto, Guadalajara, Managua, San Juan de Puerto Rico, Brasilia, and Asuncion in long haul expansion

Iberia is to examine opening new routes (and in some cases re-instating routes) to Tokyo, Doha, Johannesburg, Toronto, Guadalajara (Mexico), Managua (Nicaragua), San Juan de Puerto Rico, Brasilia and Asuncion (Paraguay) … 282 more words


Dining Out: Churrascaria Style

Meat is King in Paraguay, and I mean carne…as in beef. Not chicken, not pork, not fish, but BEEF. Some may say, “…but those other meats are eaten in Paraguay… 403 more words


Foto Friday: Days Gone By

Last week at Expo, this older gentleman stood there for at least 5 minutes looking at these two cars. As I snapped this photo, I couldn’t help but wonder what he was thinking about. 25 more words


Poverty and the Pope in Paraguay

Against all odds, the sun is shining brightly. There is a feeling of excitement hanging in the air – excitement, but also pride. The few cars in the street are being redirected by police and army officials. 450 more words


Expo 2015

Last Friday we went to EXPO in Asuncion. EXPO is a lot like a livestock show/state fair/beauty pageant/business & trade show with scantily-clad women offering brochures all in one, not to mention all the food vendors too. 636 more words


4:30 in the Morning

I wake up. It is early in the morning. I go to the kitchen and fill the electric water heater. It is the first appliance I bought the day Matthew and I moved to the apartment, before we had a refrigerator or a stove. 1,275 more words