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Traditional colorful boats of Aveiro, were in use to transport salt and seaweed in old days – salt is still in process on numerous evaporative-pools in near outskirts.
The boats I learent now called "Moliceiros", are in use taking tourist around the town's canals.
Aveiro was build on a swamp area that was flooded in 1575 after a storm from the Atlantic-ocean and remain under water for some 200 years - when dried out the canals remain crossing town , and can be seen clearly on the map.
location where photo taken: 40.6413, -8.6555 .
Aveiro is adorned by many Azulejos, that I intend to post photos of.
Ike

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