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Jacare Beach

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Address: Cabedelo | Litoral Norte, Joao Pessoa, State of Paraiba, Brazil
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Best sunset

you need to choose the right kiosque and have a drink with "polvo a vinagrete" and enjoy the Ravel music watching a fascinating sunset

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 19, 2015
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Sao Paulo, SP
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Sao Paulo, SP
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 NEW

you need to choose the right kiosque and have a drink with "polvo a vinagrete" and enjoy the Ravel music watching a fascinating sunset

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Mozambique
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

We had a great dinner while waiting for and then watching sunset over the water. Loved the live music at a variety of restaurants.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

A magical place, with a spectacular sunset added a good music from saxophone! It worth all minute spent over there!

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Joao Pessoa, PB
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Each evening as the sun sets over Jacare beach it becomes a visitors paradise to watch the red orange ball of fire slowly dip into the horizon. As the sun sets, it is serenaded by a sax player on a boat on the river. The beautiful bars and restaurants become vantage viewing points for the photo enthusiast, where you can... More 

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Los Angeles CA
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014 via mobile

Jacare beach is place where you go in the afternoon to see the sunset listening to a Ravel Bolero played by a local musician. He plays saxophone standing up in a canoe. If this sounds funny, stay open mind when you go. There are also local street vendors selling sourvernirs and snacks. Try the local tapioca with cheese and coconut.... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

Great place to sit down and drink bear in front of the river, however all restaurants close their patios when the a tacky artist playing a saxophone floating in a boat during the sunset - ewww how tacky is that?. The restaurants also try to sell to you the artist album, be aware and don't waist your money. During the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

It is the best place near to joão Pessoa to watch the sunset. Jacare is small area along the river Paraiba. There are cute small shops and some restaurants. You can sit at one of the restaurants or watch the sunset from an open area along the river.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

You can but a trip by bus and boat to see the sunset. You make the reservation at the hotel and pay them 35 reais for the bus. The bus will pick you up at your hotel. When you get to the beach you buy the boat ticket there for 25 reais. It's a lovely experience with music and dance.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

You really need to do this sunset beach, a saxophonist takes to a boat and plays the sun down. In addition many street traders, the guy painting on tiles is amazing and their cheap to buy

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Pittsburgh
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26 reviews 26 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Beautiful sunset, good food, tons of souvenirs, even frozen drinks can be found at the waterfront. Don't forget to stop and take pictures with all the alligator statues.

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