Expats find the cost of living very reasonable.
There are two large ones along its length with benches under the shade of the trees and walkways cutting their way across the lawns.
A war that would prove deeply damaging for Paraguay and that would set its development back decades.
Where to shop, dine out and meet with friends in Asunción Asunción prior to its 20th-century expansions was a relatively small city.
It has been providing a first-class education to French-speaking students for many years.
These are usually rented fully furnished.
Then for many, this most likeable of cities becomes somewhere to call home.
In Paraguay, it is generally the custom to calculate the value of a property from its size, with adjustments then being made to take into account its fixtures and quality.