85) View at dusk of the town and iron-red hills that surround it. Located five hours by bus north of Belo Horizonte, Diamantina flourished after diamonds were discovered in the 1720s.85) Vista da cidade ao entardecer e das colinas avermelhadas que envolvem a cidade. Localizada a cinco horas de ónibus ao norte de Belo Horizonte, Diamantina floresceu após a descoberta dos diamantes na década de 1720.
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Brazil: The Colonial Legacy of Minas Gerais