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World’s Largest Wave and Largest Public Miracle – 63 kms apart

largest wave

Portugal, a land of many blessings. Over 600kms of coastline that boasts some amazing waves.

Portugal features in the record books with the largest wave ever ridden. Garrett McNamara’s 78 foot bomb at North Canyon, Nazare.

More importantly, just 63kms from Nazare was the site of the largest public miracle in human history. In the small village of Fatima, over 70 000 people witnessed what is called the Miracle of the Sun on October 13, 1917.

fatima crowd

 

 

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