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Ghost city in the middle of the jungle

Airão was a very wealthy city some decades ago, but with the rubber crisis it got abandoned... read more

Reviewed 20 January 2017
Henrique V
Let your imagination run wild!

This was a very interesting site. It was fascinating to imagine how the city looked 150 years ago... read more

Reviewed 4 January 2017
Bruce and Debra S
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20 Jan 2017
“Ghost city in the middle of the jungle”
3 Jan 2017
“Let your imagination run wild!”
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Novo Airao, State of Amazonas, Brazil
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Reviewed 20 January 2017

Airão was a very wealthy city some decades ago, but with the rubber crisis it got abandoned. Fortunately a japanese heremit is maintaining our history alive. A must go place if you're around.

1  Thank Henrique V
Reviewed 4 January 2017

This was a very interesting site. It was fascinating to imagine how the city looked 150 years ago in its opulent prime - a very wealthy trading settlement in the middle of the jungle. It's also very interesting to see how quickly the jungle can...More

Thank Bruce and Debra S
Reviewed 14 November 2016

a place of History on the Rio Negro great to see the beginning of European live in the Amazon Aerea.Still exist soe Ruins of Houses and many Fruit Trees.good place for a short Hike in the Rainforest Flora and Fauna

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