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May 12, 2004 - Welcome to Paraguay?
Or so we thought. It turns out that very recently the Paraguay government has implemented a visa for American travelers. Our books, and even travel agent had no knowledge of this. Unlike Vietnam or Brazil you cannot be issued the visa on their land, but only in your home country. So, the once happy, go-lucky gringo idiots were left standing at the customs counter unable to enter the country. They diverted us to the terminal and we were forced to use our flight to Uruguay 5 days early. We were bummed for only about 4 minutes before we...Jump to full entry