“Only the music can relieveParaguayan poet
With its sweet notes my sadness,
And under a full moon will I declare
The love that I feel for you, Asunción.”
~Manuel Ortiz Guerrero
Come to the library and check out the book display!
OPA Jr. Library Country Profile: Paraguay
CIA World Factbook
Music of Paraguay
Utah Online Library
Did you know?
- Paraguay has two official languages: Spanish and Guaraní.
- In Paraguay, the asado (barbecue) is a popular family gathering.
- In 1900, about half of the country’s land was owned by just 79 people.
- Paraguayans relax by drinking tereré (cold herbal tea) and mate (hot herbal tea) with friends and family.
“Paraguay.” CultureGrams Online Edition, ProQuest, 2019, online.culturegrams.com/world/world_country.php?cid=124&cn=Paraguay. Accessed 05 September 2019.