Baía de Todos os Santos

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Baía de Todos os Santos

Baía de Todos os Santos (All Saints's Bay) is the biggest bay of Brazil with 25 miles (40 km) long and 20 miles (32 km) wide.[1] The bay was first saw in November first, 1501, by the expedition of Amerigo Vespucci. It received this name because November first is the "All Saints Day". Located on Bahia, state of Brazil, it is considered a touristic place, visited by tourists from all over the World.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Todos os Santos Bay." Encyclopædia Britannica. 2010. Encyclopædia Britannica Online. 06 Nov. 2010 <http://www.britannica.com/EBchecked/topic/597943/Todos-os-Santos-Bay>.
  2. All Saints' Bay. bahia.com.br.