Subject: airport taxes

>Executive bus back to the airport. Only two things stick in my mind about
>the airport: first, there is whopper US$36 exit tax. What a way to make
>money: You want to go home? Give us some money.

I agree that it's a ripoff, but it's hardly limited to Brazil. As a matter of fact, you have to pay more than $25 (I don't recall the exact amount) to take a plane to South America from Los Angeles International, when you're going back using the second half of a round-trip ticket.