João Pessoa Things to Do

  • Centro Cultural São Francisco
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  • Centro Cultural São Francisco
    by jorgejuansanchez
  • Centro Cultural São Francisco
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  • 1. Centro Cultural São Francisco

    This was a wonderful excursion of about one hour, guided. It was very cheap and very recommendable. The guide, a woman, first showed us the ground floor with the frescos and altar of a church, and...

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  • 2. Tambau

    Tambau is the liveliest beach area in Joao Pessoa, where you can go the beach during the day and to the baracas (bahamas for example) to dance forro at night....

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  • 3. Centro Historico

    As mentioned, Joao Pessoa is Brazilian's third-oldest city and has a number of beautiful colonial buildings in the Centro Historico. It is not comparable to...

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  • 4. Festas na pisquinas

    You join the small boats to anquer on the reefs offshore , the are loaded with drinks, and when you get to the lowtide pools, everybody jumps into the water,...

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  • 5. THE CONVENT SÃO FRANCISCO DE ASSIS

    João Pessoa is the third eldest city in Brazil, and of course it still keep a huge barroc and colonial heritage such as very old monuments and buildings, and...

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  • 6. A VERY BUSY LAGOON IN DOWNTOWN

    There is a huge bus station in this area of the city centre. Lots of bus stop and some bars in the charming square of the Parque Solon de Lucena.You can find...

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  • 7. TROPICAL BEACHES EVERYWHERE!

    Ponta do Seixas is a little hill that marks the fareastern point of Brazil close to Africa, and down to the hill you can find this lovely beach. Unfortunately I...

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  • 8. PARQUE SOLON DE LUCENA

    João Pessoa is amazingly green, this is one of the oasis in the so often dry lands of the north-east part of Brazil. It rains a lot in the winter but I am quite...

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  • 9. Coconut seller

    You can buy coconuts along the beach.The water (milk) is delicious and you can also eat the inside of the coconut. This coconut seller is next to Tambau Hotel,...

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  • 10. Boat-bus

    Next to Cabedelo Town, there is a small town called Forte Velho. You can go there by car from João Pessoa, but it will take you more than one hour and thirty...

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  • 11. Jacare beach (Alligator Beach)

    It is a wonderful place to sit at a bar and see the sunset. They play "Ravel's Bolero" everyday here while the sun is setting. It is also a good place for jet...

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  • 12. Joao Pessoa Square

    The statues are here to pay homage to Joao Pessoa, a former president of Brazil. He was born in this town which was called Parayba do Norte before. After the...

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  • 13. Cabedelo fortress

    This fortress in in a small town, 20km from Joao pessoa,in fact you can go along the beach or along a good road, it is a very short trip. The fortress was built...

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  • 14. Nudism Beach

    Tambaba Beach is not only a beautiful beach but a nudism beach. There are two parts:The first part you have to wear clothes and the second part you have to be...

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  • 15. Best city at northeast of Brazil

    It is still small compared to the others capitals, with fewer turistic appeal what makes one of the best places to go and enjoy the area.

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  • 16. Jacare

    Jacare, on the northcoast of Joao Pessoa, boasts a beautiful sunset over the river which each night is accompagnied by a saxophonist playing Ravel's Bolero....

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  • 17. "Lagoa" (Laggon)

    That's the centre of the town, the "downtown" as the Americans say. It's not the cleanest place in the world, but let's admit: it's beautiful.

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  • 18. Tambaba:nudism beach

    You can take off your clothes and swim naked here. Of course I did not take photos of naked people as a respect for their privacity.

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  • 19. A bar to relax

    Why don't you just sit at a table or enjoy a hammock, having chips and crabs, drinking something and doing nothing at this bar, on Tabatinga beach?

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  • 20. Water ice-cream

    If you are at this bar in the water and if you want to have an ice-cream, just call the ice-cream boy and have one...in the water.

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  • 21. "Wet" bar

    Wonderful! You can eat, drink and bathe at the same time. It is Areia Vermelha (Red Sand Island), a small island, 5 minutes by boat from the coast.

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  • 22. The bandstand (O coreto)

    The old bandstand was 50% destroyed some years ago after a violent storm. Now it is rebuit and...well,50% percent more than 100 years old and 50% more than 4...

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  • 23. Jacare beach (Alligator Beach)

    What about sitting here and relax? This photo was taken just after lunch...but by 4:00 this place is crowded.

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  • 24. Fortress of Cabedelo - inside

    The fortress of Santa catarina was attacked by the French,local indians and the Dutch. In 1654, the portuguese conquered the fortress back.

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  • 25. Intermares Beach

    The surfers like it here, sometimes the waves are excellent.Here, you can see the opening of a surfing champinship.

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