Paraguay is one of the least visited countries in South America. It doesn’t boast any natural wonders, famous cities, or iconic tourist attractions. But for the well-travelled and curious tourist, this is the country’s charm.

Most of Paraguay’s history could fit into one of three categories: colonialism, war or dictatorship. This has left it with a basic tourism infrastructure and with high levels of poverty. However, it has interesting natural landscapes and relaxed towns and cities.

You can read my free travel guide to Paraguay