Baía de Todos os Santos
Baía de Todos os Santos (All Saints's Bay) is a bay in the Brazilian state of Bahia. It is the biggest bay of Brazil. It is 40 kilometres (25 miles) long and 32 kilometres (20 miles) wide. The bay was first seen on November 1, 1501, by the expedition of Amerigo Vespucci. It received its name because November 1 is All Saints' Day. The bay is visited by tourists from all over the world.
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- ↑ "Todos os Santos Bay." Encyclopædia Britannica Online. 6 November 2010.
- ↑ All Saints' Bay. Archived 2010-09-11 at the Wayback Machine bahia.com.br.