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Address: Florianopolis, State of Santa Catarina, Brazil

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Praia do Forte

Very nice, and calm. Three typical olds style brazilian, seafood restaurants on the sand. Food is very good as well as the caipirinhas drinks.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 28, 2014
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Punta del Este, Uruguay
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Punta del Este, Uruguay
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Very nice, and calm. Three typical olds style brazilian, seafood restaurants on the sand. Food is very good as well as the caipirinhas drinks.

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Montevideo, Uruguay
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2014

Lovely beach, great view and surrounded by magical ¨morros¨ but extremely difficult to access by car or by foot because of the inclination - slopes to get there, the cars that were not 4 wd would skid and squeal when trying to leave the beach because of the inclination of the street, this mixed with the sand made a pretty... More 

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Curitiba, Parana, Brazil
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2014

Nice beach with few waves - good to take your children. There is plenty of restarants in there, so as a sugestion you can visit the fort during the morning and then drive to the beach (just 1-2km away), have lunch on the beach and enjoyu the afternoon in this beatiful place.

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Timbó SC
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63 reviews 63 reviews
38 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2013

This place is just amazing! Try to go close to 3 pm so you have time enough to visit before closing and you will see one of the most beautiful landscape during the sunset. Enjoy your stay and take lots of photos, of course do not forget to read all history about the place, its very interesting. after visiting do... More 

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2012

Not too easy to find but worth the effort. You drive past Jurere International (which although it's a good beach and has lots of glamorous looking houses for it's rich weekenders lacks a bit of soul) and up a steep hill past the lovely old fort that's worth a stop in itself. Then down the other side of the hill... More 

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Joinville, SC
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23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2012

A small beach with some nice restaurants. You can enjoy the beach and also spend some time visiting the fortress.

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10 reviews 10 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2012

Praia Forte is not a very famous beach , luckily we came across it recommended by one of the taxi drivers. Beautiful beach, calm water , warm water amazing for swimming in the ocean. You also have a couple of good bars/restaurants there .. Really fresh fish and if u like sea food then definitely go for it. I recommend... More 

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london
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35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2012

This is one of the least visited beaches on the island of Santa Catarina, Brazil. For this reason, it is a great place to go. All the other beaches (all 41 of them) are also great, especially those in the East and South, but this one is special. There are a couple of bars where you can buy fish and... More 

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