Florianopolis, the capital of the state of Santa Catarina in southern Brazil, is mainly composed of the island of Santa Catarina, 54 km long. It is famous for its beaches, including popular spa areas such as Praia dos Ingleses on the northern tip of the island. The salt water lagoon Lagoa da Conceição is popular for sailing and sailing. The Pedro Ivo Campos bridge connects the island with a commercial district on the continent.