Manaus Local Customs

  • Claudio, the local guide in amazonas
    Claudio, the local guide in amazonas
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  • guys from the school
    guys from the school
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    market
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Most Viewed Local Customs in Manaus

  • 1. Thumbs Up! Speak Portuguese

    Brazil is not a bilingual country and, in Manaus, as well as the rest of Brazil, most people are not fluent in English or any foreign language. In shops and turistic points you' ll probably find...

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  • 2. local people

    from the Manaus Region, have become very much aware of their Heritage and try to preserve their way of life and culture. much of their land has been confiscated, burned and left the tribes on a knifes...

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  • 3. fishing

    fishermen at the port of Belem...the main income source for many in the 70s, has been still is I suppose, a spectaculare pasttime for tourist, when the Fishermen brought their catch home in the late...

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  • 4. where the Hudson and the Amazon Rivers meet...

    You will find this very-nearly-lifesize replica of NY/NJ's own Statue of Liberty, here in Manaus, next to a school, from what I've been told. Nice to see we...

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  • 5. Amazonian food

    The Amazonian fish is the main ingredient of the tasteful regional cuisine. Fish types are divided into three major groups: the ones with scale, others with...

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  • 6. The capital of the state is...

    The capital of the state is Manaus, which has been nicknamed “The Paris of the Jungle”. The Portuguese founded it in the 16th century, but Manaus remained a...

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