The region stands out for the gastronomy, historical buildings, natural landscape, beach, and cold weather. The city is located in the state of Rio Grande do Sul, kilometers from the capital, Porto Alegre. It has a population of approximately thousand inhabitants, as the third most populous city of the state. Three years later, inthe villa is elevated to the status of City, with the name of Pelotas. Charqueada saladero is an area of rural property where salted meat is produced, usually it uses covered sheds where the salted meat is exposed to the process of dehydration. The saladeiril industry and the charque cycle XIX Centuryleft their marks in the extreme south of Brazil, making Pelotas a historical reference of this kind of production. However, the history of the Pelotense settlement began in Junewith the first occupation of its lands, and infleeing from the Spanish invasion in the state, many inhabitants sought refuge in the lands of the future city.
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