Ituaçu

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Ituaçu (alternately spelled Ituassú, Ituassu or Ituacu) is a city in the Chapada Diamantina region of Bahia, Brazil. The city is 530 km from Salvador, the capital city of Bahia. It is a land of natural beauty. It is the birthplace of singer Morais Moreira, while another famous singer Gilberto Gil lived there from 2 months old. The climate is temperate, falling to 12 °C during the winter.

Coordinates: 13°49′S 41°18′W / 13.817°S 41.300°W / -13.817; -41.300