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Jan 22, 2009 - Santos, Brazil

We docked in Santos and from the description in the ship’s newspaper, we were not very excited about being here. We were even less enthusiastic when we looked outside and saw gray, rainy weather and a very industrial port. But we decided to go to the port terminal and at least use the internet. So we took the shuttle to the terminal and met some friends who were going to go into Santos to take a look. We decided to join them and were pleasantly surprised. Santos is the largest port in Brazil and the main port for Sao Paulo about 2 hours...

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Dec 19, 2007 - Santos

Our final destination on the ship. The biggest port in Brazil - a bustling and vibrant city. Beach life is the main focus with people playing football everywhere - not surprising bearing in mind that Pele played for Santos. The high rise blocks fronting the beach suffer from various degrees of subsidence - rather un-nerving if a resident!

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