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tollfree fax hours Late afternoon and evening price content Staple sandwiches in clean surroundings, with a small variety of arab dishes. Drink Downtown drinking near the ''Teatro Amazonas'', lately spreading towards the refurbished ''Praca da Saudade''. Others options in the ''Ponta Negra'' area, including the "Estrada do Turismo" -a string of nightlife spots along the road to the airport. *

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warning the remaining civilians to leave so that loyalist forces would have a free hand against the rebels. "Isidoro's various attempts at securing an accord with the government that would at least give the rebels amnesty were rebuffed. The leaders understood that they would be wiped out, along with a good part of the city, if they stayed. On the night of 27 July they staged a careful withdrawal of 3,000 troops on thirteen trains, via the Northwest Railroad, toward Mato Grosso, where they hoped to hook up with sympathetic units". WikiPedia:Manaus commons:Manaus

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chalets on black water *Parintins – boi festival in June *Mauês – guaraná festival *Jau National Park - Jungle expeditions leave Manaus for this huge park near Novo Airão. The Park is a World Heritage site (UNESCO World Heritage List) and stands out in the state of Amazonas. * Rainforest ours for '''Mamori River''' and '''Mamirauá''' south of the city near the Amazonas river reached by the Transamazônica road. Jungle Accommodation Areas near Manaus that offer lodging

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in South America are located in Brazil, "Global Distribution". Foxconn Technology Group. including mobile-phone factories in Manaus and Indaiatuba as well as production bases in Jundiai, Sorocaba, and Santa Rita do Sapucaí.

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(Brazilian state) AM - Atlético Rio Negro Clube On 21 December 2010, it was reported that Jardel signed a one-year deal with Atlético Rio Negro Clube from Manaus, Amazonas (Amazonas (Brazilian state)). birth_date '''Antônio Reginaldo Pizzonia Júnior''' (born September 11, 1980 in Manaus) is a Brazilian racing driver who has raced

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standards.svg thumb 280px right DTT broadcasting systems. Countries using ISDB are shown in green. Regular SBTVD broadcasts started on December 2, 2007, initially in São Paulo. By January 2008, the system had also launched in these other Brazilian cities: Rio de Janeiro, Belo Horizonte, Goiânia, Porto Alegre, Curitiba, Campinas, Cuiabá, Salvador (Salvador, Bahia), Florianópolis, Vitória (Vitória, Brazil), Uberlândia, São José do Rio Preto

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the centre. phone tollfree fax hours price Entry fee content Mostly rock, excellent snacks. * Tuesdays(!) and Fridays have hundreds and hundreds of people gather at a string of drinking shacks known as ''Calçadão da Suframa''. Some have live music, often ''forró''. One spot is ''Casa do Terror'', a cobwebbed hole-in-the-wall where a shirtless Cearense in a cowboy hat spins old LP’s of boleros and bregas. R$ 20-30 by cab from the centre. * Crocodillo (Centro) is a dance club

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cake made from manioc. *'''sugar cane juice''', a favorite drink among locals. The region is also known for its exotic fruits like: *creamy white '''cupuaçú'''. *iron-rich '''açaí'''. Restaurants: *'''Restaurante da Charufe'''- Address: 26 Maceio Street - beside the Ministério da Agricultura (Rua Maceió, 26, ao lado do Ministério da Agricultura). Best Lebanese food in town, the famous paella and special local homely fish dishes. The famous chef opens her restaurant at home only for lunch


'''Manaus''' ( and also the most populous city of the Amazon rainforest.

The city was founded in 1693-94 as the Fort of São José do Rio Negro. It was elevated to a town in 1832 with the name of "Manaus", an altered spelling of the indigenous Manaós peoples, and legally transformed into a city on October 24, 1848, with the name of ''Cidade da Barra do Rio Negro'', Portuguese (Portuguese language) for "The City of the Margins of Black River". On September 4, 1856 it returned to its original name. About Manaus

Manaus is located in the middle of the Amazon rainforest, and access to the city is primarily through boat or airplane. This isolation helped preserve both the nature as well as the culture of the city. The culture of Manaus, more than in any other urban area of Brazil, preserves the habits of Native Brazilian tribes. The city is the main entrance to visit the fauna and flora of the Brazilian Amazon. Few places in the world afford such a variety of plants, birds, insects, and fishes. Manaus Guide

It was known at the beginning of the century, as ''"Heart of the Amazon"'' and ''"City of the Forest"''. Heart of The Amazon and City of the Forest Currently its main economic engine is the Industrial Pool of Manaus, the famous Free Economic Zone. The city has a free port and an international airport. Its manufactures include electronics, chemical products (Chemicals), and soap; there are distilling and ship construction industries. Manaus also exports Brazil nuts, rubber, jute and rosewood oil. It has a cathedral, opera house, zoological and botanical gardens, an ecopark and regional and native peoples museums. Manaus - The Columbia Encyclopedia, 6th ed. 2013

With a population of 2 million people in 2014, Manaus is the most populous city in the Brazilian Amazon area and the 7th most populous (List of largest cities in Brazil) in the country. Manaus tem população estimada em 1,9 milhão de habitantes, diz IBGE Located on the north bank of the Negro River, 11 miles (18 km) above the meeting of the rivers where the Negro merges with the Solimões, Manaus is 900 miles (1,450 km) inland from the Atlantic Ocean. It is the hub of tourism for the rivers, the jungle lodges and the river cruises. Manaus Go South America

The Solimões and Negro rivers meet in Manaus and join to form the Amazon River (using the Brazilian definition of the river; elsewhere, Solimões is considered the upper part of the Amazon). Rubber made it the richest city in South America during the late 1800s. Rubber also helped Manaus earn its nickname, the ''"Paris of the Tropics"''. Many wealthy European families settled in Manaus and brought their love for sophisticated European art, architecture (European architecture) and culture (European culture) with them. Manaus is also a duty-free zone, which has encouraged development in the region. Manaus, Brazil - Amazon River

Manaus was one of the host cities of the 2014 FIFA World Cup. It was the only host city in the Amazon rainforest and the most geographically isolated, being further north and west than any of the other host cities.

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