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Apr 27, 2005 - Monsoon season in The Amazon

Day 3 in Brazil Arrived yesterday afternoon in manaus after a 6hr flight from Rio and found ourselves a place to stay in the jungle, 160km out of Manaus. For our first day we took a canoe trip along a black water river, where there is little wildlife (we learned after being scared of alligators all day!) Still not sure if there is some life there, but certainly isn't as much as on the Amazon itself which is a different colour (can't remember what they call it, oops) Best thing about these black water rivers are 1. the water tastes...

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