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Most Useful Guarani Words

This article previously appeared in the Expat Blog Awards 2013 – Top List Writing Contest and won 1st prize for...
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Your right stoppage in case of Mazda wreckers

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Spare parts are an essential component of cars, and it is quite important to have them easily available. Different sorts...
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Meet the Mitos: Karaí Octubre

In this first edition of Meet the Mitos we are going to discuss a very timely mito: “Karaí Octubre” “Karaí”...
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Digital Paraguay Guidebook – Paraguay Digital Tourist Guide

Good news! Now there are two ways to read about Paraguay. Like this: I'm happy to announce that my guidebook to Paraguay (officially titled...
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Scenes from a Paraguayan Cemetery

During the first days of November Paraguayan cemeteries come to life (not literally, although the 2nd Annual Asunción Zombie Walk would suggest...
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Worry-Free Travel Tips for Depend Wearers

Incontinence is not a disease, it's a symptom of other medical issues. The condition can be permanent or temporary, sometimes...
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Discovering Paraguay on “Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown”

After having to keep it "ñeembegue" (quiet) for a few months I am very happy to announce I will be...
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Presents for People who Miss Paraguay – Gifts for Those Who Miss Paraguay

With the holidays fast approaching I thought I'd share some ideas for presents for people who miss Paraguay. These items pack...
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Radio So´o: Easter

“Radio so'o” (aka “the grapevine” or rumor mill) can be your most important and entertaining source of news and gossip...
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Drying Clothes p2 – Secando la Ropa p2

As I mentioned in Part 1 of this post, drying clothing in Paraguay can require a multi-pronged, sometimes multi-day strategy.  Thanks...