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Paraguay – taking a short cut

January 30 to February 1, 2012     Paraguay gets a bad rap in the guidebooks as a dangerous country, particularly for tourists.  We decided to head across the country from Brazil to Argentina.  Once we passed through border town of Cuidad del Este, which was a frenetic shopping town with touts trying to step in front of us so we’d use their parking area, Paraguay was a very pleasant surprise.         We rode through  countryside of rolling green hills, small farms and smaller regional communities. The …