Presentation on theme: "Paraguay Information for travelers. Location In the center of South America is where Paraguay is found. Bolivia and Brazil both boarder Paraguay,Bolivia."— Presentation transcript:
Location In the center of South America is where Paraguay is found. Bolivia and Brazil both boarder Paraguay,Bolivia northwest and Brazil east. Paraguay has an area of 406,750 square kilometers.
The distance from New York city to Paraguay on an airline is 4549.289 miles. For a round trip to Paraguay from New York will cost you up to $893.00. ----> Distance and Cost $$$
This flag was adopted on November25,1842. This flag is desinged based on the color and shape of the French Tricolore. In the back the flag has three stripes; red on top, white in the middle and blue on the bottom. On the white stripe, in the back of the flag there is aTreasury Seal. The front of the flag looks the same as the back but the difference is that on the white stripe there is an emblem. An emblem is a badge of a nation, organization, or family. The Paraguay Flag ia 2 Sided !
Average Wather & Temperature Parguay weather is the opposite of New York. Their summer is from December to February. It gets extremely warm. From March to October is probably the best time to go with an average temperature of 24 degrees celcius. Starting in June until July it gets very cold in Paraguay with a temperature of 0 to 5 degrees celcuis. If you are going be sure to pack these items: -Coat -Scarf -Hat
Attractions One attraction in Paraguay is the IIguassu Falls. This is were Argentine, Brazil and Pagagury meat.Another attraction in Paraguay to visit is a city called Villarrica.
Famous People Cindy Taylor is a fashion model, actress, and TV host from Paraguay. She was born on April18, 1977. Her mother is from Asuncion, Paraguay and her father is from the United States. Cindy was a fashion model for GUESS?, Pantene, Parasuco, Perry Ellis, Rampage, Proactive and Frito Lays. Soon after, she became known as a cover girl. She was discovered by a photographer named Jesus Roman in Miami, Florida. On the E! Entertainment Television channel Cindy was cast as the host on the show Wild On!
A type of music in Paraguay is Paraguay Polka. Paraguay Polka is a combination of ternary and binary rythms. Although many people from Paraguay listen to this type of music, their most famous style of music is Guarania, created in 1925 by a musician named Jose Asuncion Flores. Music
Sports The most popular sport in Paraguay is Football. It has become so popular that it is apart of their culture since 1888. Another popular sport in Parauay is Rugby union. They have 4,355 players and 19 clubs ranking 5th in South America.Volleyball, basketball and tennis are also sports played in Paraguay.
Foods :) Daily foods eaten in Paraguay are corn and beef. Other foods that citizens from Paraguay eat are: sopa paraguaya wich is corn flour (rich) and chese bread and chipa guazo which is something in between sopa paraguaya and a corn souffle.