Wednesday, May 27, 2009
P - Priest/ President. President Lugo was a priest before running for office and becoming the president.
A - Asados! No celebration is complete without an 'asado'( cook out).
R - Ruins. The Jesuit Mission Ruins (Reducciones) are quite impressive. I am eager to make a trip to visit them! Check this link for more great photos of the ruins!
A - Adolescents. The majority of the population is under the age of 30.
G - Guarani. The country still maintains the Gauarani Indian language as it's official second language.
U - Udders! Cows are everywhere!
A - Asuncion. The capitol city's complete name is 'Our Lady of the Ascension' and is also known as the 'Mother City'. More amazing photos here!
Y - Yerba Mate. Terere, yerba, is consumed in some form each and every day.