Asuncion from the top of the Hotel Excelsior where I attended an UNESCO/Itaipu conference about Education and Water
Our teeny tiny Christmas tree in my house.
Cristina, the señora with whom I live
Monday Falls. (Pronounced Mon-da-uh (guttural)). It means the Neighborhood Waterfall in Guarani.
Puma, aka mountain cougar?
Close to the dam there is a zoo of animals indigenous to the Itaipu / Alto Parana region. Here is a monkey. He moved so fast I couldn't get a good photo of him.
Me in the rain. Unfortunately the day we (me and an 8th grade class from my town) went to Itaipu, the dam was closed. Usually it is much more impressive because there would be massive amounts of water flowing behind me. You wouldn't see hardly any concrete. Just water.