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Ribeirao da Ilha

Rodovia Baldicero Filomeno | Ribeirao da Ilha, Florianopolis, State of Santa Catarina, Brazil
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Ranked #10 of 113 Attractions in Florianopolis
Type: Scenic/ Historic Walking Areas
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Fort Smith, Canada
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19 reviews 19 reviews
15 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

We came through Ribeirao da Ilha and I thought it was such a cute, old town! Lots of colourful buildings. Nothing in particular to do here that I am aware of but I like to go through little historical towns. I believe we ate at a restaurant here on the shore, yummy seafood!

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Sao Paulo, SP
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19 reviews 19 reviews
19 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

What I like about this is that it is a break from just the beaches at Floripa. The colonial houses are really cute and worthwhile to stop by (and take some ) pictures if you are around the area.

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Fresno, California
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108 reviews 108 reviews
20 attraction reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

Great, older traditional fishing village that has added many tourist type attractions for visitors. Fishing, jet-skis, boating, windsurfing, are all available. Restaurants of all types available for all budgets.

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

The oldest village in Floripa and the biggest producer of oyster in brazil! The village its on a bay so its very good to swim as well!!! Amazing sunset!

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

Umas e Ostras is a place with the best oysters in the world. Fantastic view of the Baía Sul. Walking along the beach is a pleasure.

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Lisbon, Portugal
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235 reviews 235 reviews
31 attraction reviews
92 helpful votes 92 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2013

Old village in the south of Santa Catarina Island. A big influence of the azorean colonization. Small and charming church in the village square and very nice fish and seafood restaurants.

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Geleen, The Netherlands
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41 reviews 41 reviews
12 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2013

Ribeirao da Ilha is one of those villages which you see on photos in travel magazines or post cards. It's a beautiful, portuguese style, small village in the south west of the island, which is totally different from all the other parts of Florianopolis. The small houses, cobble stone streets, fishermen and the amazing restaurants make this a little treasure... More

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Florianopolis, SC
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76 reviews 76 reviews
43 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2013

This place has an atmosphere like you are in another scene! There is colorful house and a old church from 1800's. Fantastic!

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Florianopolis, SC
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2013

I love this beach. Not only for the beach itself, but the surroundings, which emanates history and simplicity. I lived there for almost 2 years and I miss it, even though I occasionally go to my old home and stay there for a few days, great to recover the energy. Looks like a remote place, very friendly to families and... More

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Toronto, Canada
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106 reviews 106 reviews
16 attraction reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2012

Went to restaurant Ostradum on Ribeirao da Ilha. The area is very cozy, lot's of small houses, very different style from what else you'll see on the Island of Florianopolis.

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