Walk around Asunción’s historic centre and admire the grandeur of colonial-era buildings like the Palacio de Gobierno, styled on the Palace of Versailles, before hitting market stalls selling traditional arts and crafts. Paraguay is an under-explored pocket of South America, boasting rich wildlife, lush forests, and mighty rivers. This land-locked country is home to a proud Guaraní culture, as well as the 16th-century Jesuit Missions, which are now a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Footprint's Paraguay Handbook is a concise and portable guide to this friendly country, containing detailed information on attractions that are both popular and off the beaten track. • Essentials section with practical advice on getting there and around. • Highlights map so you know what not to miss. • Comprehensive listings on where to eat & sleep, plus details on festivals and activities. • Detailed street maps for Asunción and other important towns. • Slim enough to fit in your pocket. Loaded with advice and information, this concise Footprint Handbook will help you get the most out of Paraguay without weighing you down.