Well we're all safely back in the USA after three flights starting in Asuncion Paraguay to Sao Paulo Brazil, Miami and finally Dulles and Home. The trip may be over, but the memories will last for a life time. During our time in South America our ... Continue Reading Team Paraguay Final Post
Archives for March 2011
Update on GCP Paraguay/Argentina/Brazil
As you will note from the title of today's program, we have decided to change our name. As I mentioned in yesterdays post, we crossed over into Argentina for about an hour during the visit to South America's 2nd largest hydroelectric plant. Today ... Continue Reading Update on GCP Paraguay/Argentina/Brazil
Sweden Nothern Lights and Ice Hotel
The Sweden group took a 19-hour overnight train north from Stockholm to the small village of Jukkasjärvi, where the group visited the world-famous Ice Hotel, learned about the local Sami culture, drove reindeer sleds, and saw the ... Continue Reading Sweden Nothern Lights and Ice…
Sweden Day One
Our eight-hour long initial flight (and first flight for one of our members) was panic-attack-free and an overall success. Though the shakeup that resulted from the trip’s six-hour jump forward in time left many of our members sleep ... Continue Reading Sweden Day One
On Dasher, On Dancer….
Have you ever imagined what it feels like to be Santa Claus, being pulled on a sled behind nine reindeer??? Me neither. However, during our one of a kind stay at the Reindeer Lodge outside Kiruna, Sweden, this long spoken tradition became a reality. ... Continue Reading On Dasher, On Dancer….
GCP Bahamas update
The GCP Bahamas group has enjoyed the first five days on the islands, Nassau and Eleuthra and are finally getting a chance to let you know what's been going on! Our schedule has been jam packed as we've already toured large portions of both islands ... Continue Reading GCP Bahamas update
Not that we're trying to compete with the Australia trip who we hear have feasted on crocodile and kangaroo, our dinner this evening featured a local delicacy, which according to Jay Gonzalez consists of pig intestines stuffed with ground up various ... Continue Reading PS Encanacion
On the Road to Encarnacion
After leaving Asuncion very early this morning, we spent most of the day traveling through the beautiful Paraguayan countryside. The lush and green country could easily resemble Virginia except for the occasional clumps of palm trees. Horses, cows ... Continue Reading On the Road to Encarnacion
This is GCP Paraguay checking in, from poolside at the Gonzalez villa. The last three days have been extremely busy days touring Asuncion and the surrounding country side. We typically start the day around 8:30 and get back at our hotel around ... Continue Reading