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Do Carmo Square

Olinda, State of Pernambuco, Brazil
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Ranked #11 of 32 Attractions in Olinda
Type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest, Cultural
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Owner description: A 400-year-old church, the Nossa Senhora Do Carmo, dominates this town square.
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

This park is the place to go to see live, local music. Starting around 3pm on Sundays several local groups meet there to practice their routine for carnaval. We saw a Forro group and two Maracatu groups. Around 4 the Nacao Pernambuco group left the park and walked through the streets playing their music. What an experience! There's also a... More

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47 reviews 47 reviews
23 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2012

A nice square to walk around. Good restaurants on neighborhod.

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21 reviews 21 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2009

First chuch one will see from the bus station.

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