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Asuncion (Departamento) Travel Guide: 162 reviews and 246 photos
Well worth a visit to this quiet backwater, spend a couple of days here ,most of the museums and Art galleries have nothing witten in english so a knowedge of Spanish is a deffinate advantage resturants and bars are very cheap a meal with a couple of beers will cost abour $6-7 or £4ish
Nice to find a small pavement cafe and just people watch
A visit to the old railway station, lovery old timber building this was the railhead in years gone by, now there is no rail connection left only a collection of old carriages and a dinky little steam engine
This Building whilst looking like a church is infact a memorial to War Heores, and there is a nice little park just behind where you can sit and watch the world go by......The local Indians sell their wares around this square
- In a nutshell:Reminded me of a 60s Spainish town,
This very Spanish looking cathedral was built in 1687 and whilst its interior is very plain it has a large gilt Alter... more travel advice
Thereqare some interesting works of art, a lot of it early Indian work after thier introduction to the christian church... more travel advice
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