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Dec 3, 2007 - We are sailing (again!)

With Tara feeling well enough to travel again, we took ourselves back to Santarem (on a sardine-can bus) to find another boat to get us to Manaus. We stopped for breakfast first at a rooftop supermarket café overlooking the meeting of the meeting of the Tapajos (black coffee coloured) and Amazon (café au lait coloured) rivers - because of the different properties of the rivers they run alongside each other for a while without mixing - it was fascinating to see. We found a boat without too much trouble, and only had a couple of hours to wait...

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