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Beira Mar Avenue

Fortaleza, State of Ceara, Brazil
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Ranked #4 of 17 Shopping in Fortaleza
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Flea/ Street Markets, Shopping
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Type: Flea/ Street Markets, Shopping
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014 via mobile

Beira Mar Avenue is a landmark in Fortaleza in there we can find, a great landscape, a market, a beach with warm water great place to be.

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Fortaleza, CE
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455 reviews 455 reviews
393 attraction reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

The Beira Mar avenue is the main sea side avenue in Fortaleza. If you are in a hotel nearby, this is a good place to walk in the evening. It is too hot in the morning and afternoon. Many places to eat and shop regional artcrafts.

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West Sacramento, California
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39 reviews 39 reviews
23 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

We just spent a week here and did not want to leave, people are great, scenery was awesome, food was just so good and the drinks were much better than expected. There was a lot of talk about security before our trip, but the people in that whole area depend on tourism and are more than welcoming everyone. You feel... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

Stayed in Fortaleza for 7 weeks over the summer and can honestly say I spent around 80% of that time around Beira Mar. The beach is to die for, the markets that open at around sunset are amazing, and the food from the square is delicioso! The people are so lovely and the atmosphere is buzzing at any time of... More 

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Croydon, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013

Its very easy to be distracted in the market during the evenings. But this is a dangerous place. I was rushed from behind near Subway, held up with a gun pointing at my head, and my valuables demanded of me. When I said I didn't have anything, one of the late teen robbers grabbed my gold neck chain and yanked... More 

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Georgetown, Guyana
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27 reviews 27 reviews
13 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2013

Just the place to be if you like non stop action.Bars,restaurants,street fair,you name it you got it. Tourists in and out of Brazil flock to this well known beach front to relax and just to be in the fun. For tourists the open air fair and handicraft stands will blow you away. We always go there each time we visit... More 

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Sao Paulo, SP
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31 attraction reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2013

Beira Mar avenue is the place to go every night when staying in Fortaleza. You can find everything there.... good restaurants, coconut water, comedians show, handcraft and food fair, street artists, people go there to skate, cycling, chat, jog.. and all that with a special and unique ocean breeze. The only negative point might be security. I heard a lot... More 

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Caxias do Sul - RS - Brazil
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210 reviews 210 reviews
45 attraction reviews
106 helpful votes 106 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2010

Beira Mar Avenue is a place to relax, a place where you can walk all day, drinking a “caipirinha” (Brazilian national drink made with lime, sugar and cachaça) or a cold coconut water or just enjoy the scenery. It is not a long ocean walk; we can easily walk the whole avenue in less than 30 minutes. There are some... More 

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