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It is a great drawback to the scenery of theParana, that, from the soft nature of its banks, the water is verymuddy. On the 8th we reached the "Beagle" afterour twenty-one days' expedition. CC, The lagoon-channel. A shorttime before, a body of Indians had travelled past in the night; ifthey had been aware of the posta, our black friend and his foursoldiers would assuredly have been slaughtered. (PLATE 14. Some time ago Mr. We did not see many natives until wewere near Ponsonby Sound, where we were followed by ten or twelvecanoes. Ishould think there are few parts of the world, within the temperateregions, where so much rain falls. )Leaving SocË go, we rode to another estate on the Rio MacÆ e, whichwas the last patch of cultivated ground in that direction. The first impression on seeing the correspondence of the horizontalstrata on each side of these valleys and great amphitheatricaldepressions, is that they have been hollowed out, like othervalleys, by the action of water; but when one reflects on theenormous amount of stone which on this view
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  • Spring '19
  • Rio All Suite Hotel and Casino, theParana, Ponsonby Sound

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