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Do Carmo Square

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Address: Olinda, State of Pernambuco, Brazil
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A 400-year-old church, the Nossa Senhora Do Carmo, dominates this town...

A 400-year-old church, the Nossa Senhora Do Carmo, dominates this town square.

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A nice square to walk around. Good restaurants on neighborhod.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 9 July 2012
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2015

This is a real community spot. Practising for carnival;local fairs; music and just chilling out. The bandstand is in use on Sundays and the park itself is a nice shady spot to see macaws; chevron parakeets; thrushes; water tyrants and tanagers - not to mention passing marmosets. The acai self service , as you walk down towards the sea is... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2014

This park is the place to go to see live, local music. Starting around 3pm on Sundays several local groups meet there to practice their routine for carnaval. We saw a Forro group and two Maracatu groups. Around 4 the Nacao Pernambuco group left the park and walked through the streets playing their music. What an experience! There's also a... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2012

A nice square to walk around. Good restaurants on neighborhod.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 March 2009

First chuch one will see from the bus station.

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