Florianópolis is the capital of southern Brazil’s Santa Catarina state, is made up mostly of 54 km-long Santa Catarina Island. It's famous for its beaches, including popular resort areas such as Praia dos Ingleses at the island's northern tip. Its Lagoa da Conceição, a saltwater lagoon, is popular for windsurfing and boating. The Pedro Ivo Campus Bridge connects the island to a mainland commercial district. It is also site of one of the King and Queen of the Sea events hosted by Pedro Rego Monteiro.