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Address: Orla Bardot, Armacao dos Buzios, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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Description: This small fishing village was made famous with a 1960s visit by the...
This small fishing village was made famous with a 1960s visit by the French actress Brigitte Bardot, who is memorialized by a bronze statue on the Orla Bardot promenade.
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What fun!!

We couldn't resist this! We took a stroll before heading to the beach to have a look and take a picture. Lest us wondering how Brigitte Bardot rated a statue in Buzios :)

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 20, 2015
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Columbia, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

After her visit in Buzios in the 60" she put Buzios on the World's map. Today everybody that visit Buzios stop at Briggitte Bardot's statue to make sure they do not leave Buzios with a picture with her statue. Thank you Miss Bardot,

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Minneapolis, MN
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

one of those places you got to visit if you are in Buzios just because. Not really interesting or full of artistic value overall.

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Sudbury, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

We couldn't resist this! We took a stroll before heading to the beach to have a look and take a picture. Lest us wondering how Brigitte Bardot rated a statue in Buzios :)

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Paris, France
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 695 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

As a statue, it is a nice statue, but it does not look like Brigitte Bardot in her 20s at all. This is just a a marketing gimmick.

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Moscow, Russia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

We were looking for a statue for a two days but haven't found it. It was taken away for some renovation. Instead of the Bardaut we found only one big suitcase and VISA plate next to it. We were disappointed!!!!

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Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Bardo only visited here twice so not sure the locals are in awe of her memory! We love Buzios so would urge you to visit.

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

She symbolises something to the people of Buzios but this statue is otherwise pretty uninteresting. It's right on the main strip about 50 or so metres from the pier, so you'll undoubtedly see it, and as you can see from the pictures, it's been pretty strongly manhandled...

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Manhattan Beach, CA
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

You can sit on her lap, leg, or beside her on a bronze memorial placed on the seawall about 50 yards from the Buzios pier. No charge. It is worth the 15 minutes to pose with her.

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Sandpoint, Idaho
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

twenty years ago residents were around who remember her walking surrounded by local children, always sweet stories regarding how nice she was, she was an icon of Buzios, and pertinent to its past...........great reminder to wear sunscreen!

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Sao Paulo, SP
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

The statue is located in Bardot's promenade and it is funny when you get a picture with her. The sunset is awesome. You need to go there.

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