Crowded riverboat with strung hammocks in Santarém (PA). In the North, where water and rain forest, dominate the boat becomes the principle means of transportation and communication.Navio fluvial cheio de redes penduradas em Santarém (PA). Na região Norte, onde o clima equatorial predomina, os barcos tornam-se o principal meio de transporte e comunicação.
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