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Aracaju historic downtown

Aracaju, State of Sergipe, Brazil
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Ranked #21 of 56 attractions in Aracaju
Type: Historic Sites
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  • English first
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English first
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

Stunning embroidered clothes in the shops of Centro de Turismo, very close to the Cathedral. Also, the handicraft museum. Spent a lovely time there, 5 min walking to the Municipal market, another place you can't miss.

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Vaudreuil-Dorion, Canada
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26 reviews 26 reviews
10 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2013

The historical district is a limited number of structures almost overun by infills. Having seen 80 % of Portugal, the examples are worth the walk. The market is huge but a challenge and do not go alone.

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Sao Paulo, SP
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6 reviews 6 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2012

Be a smart gringo. Travel in a group or pairs. Do not show a lot of money, jewelry or watches. This is worth a visit but be careful. It is a dangerous area.

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Brazil
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34 reviews 34 reviews
16 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2012

A very nice and organized city, very clean and great to spend vacations.

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