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Brigitte Bardot Statue

Orla Bardot, Buzios, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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Ranked #21 of 45 attractions in Buzios
Type: Monuments/ Statues
Owner description: 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... more » Owner description: 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. « less
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Meudon, France
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

She is not smiling but it's her, Avant garde, Perfect body....you want to understand why she does not look happy in such a wonderful village?

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San Diego Area
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014

Brigitte is long-gone, but her likeness remains as a testimony to her importance to Buzios. Often a wait to be photographed with her!

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Girona
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014

If you're in Búzios, it's compulsory to pay homage to the statue/figure of Brigitte Bardot, one of the responsible of the tourist boom of this place and of the conversion into a fashionable tourist spot. Be patient and follow the cue to take a picture with "Brigitte" as a tourist souvenir of the city!

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Spalding
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2013

Just a little bit of fun to make a few extra holiday snaps. She has some really shiny areas where people have sat on her knee and put their arms around her!

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Copenhagen
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69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2013

the statue is on main promenade, rua das pradas. while walking along the avenue, the bronze statue of bridget bardot (sitting on her suitcase) is a mini tourist attraction that people likes to take pictures. nothing special

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Chandler, Arizona, United States
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013

Spend your time exploring the beaches. The statue... meh. Unless you know who Brigite Bardot is, then it's not a big deal. She find put Buzios on the map but if not her, then I'm positive someone else would have discovered this beautiful gem. Wear some insect repellent in Buzios, the misquitoes can be bothersome.

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los angeles, ca
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

Cool statue of Brigitte Bardot. Good for a quick 5 minute photo opportunity to prove you were in Buzios. interestingly, her outfit still looks quite fashionable after all these years!

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Santiago, Chile
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2013

A nice place to take a picture in the Bardot walkboard. There are many nice restaurants nearby and Buzios Internacional Apart hotel too.

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Rio de Janeiro
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2013

This is a must stop spot for a picture with the famous bronze statue of Brigit Bardot, the one who helped the place boom after her visit

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Reston, Virginia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2013

Nicely sculpted statue of a pretty woman. Very contemporary and timeless. Unfortunately, it invites men to take silly photos and to stupid things.

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