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Canoa Quebrada

Canoa Quebrada, State of Ceara, Brazil
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Caxias do Sul - RS - Brazil
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171 reviews 171 reviews
42 attraction reviews
100 helpful votes 100 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

Canoa Quebrada (Broken Canoe) is a special beach area on the east direction of Fortaleza. It is a two hour drive that is worth taken. On the top of a falesia, a red sand dune bluff or cliff, enchants everybody that goes there. The warm waters and the ebb tide, creates an enjoyable moment only possible on this kind of... More

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Atlanta, Georgia
15 reviews 15 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

We loved Canoa. It is a small little place with great beaches and a bustling night life. The downtown area is super cute and it has a few good restaurants to go to. We really enjoyed the local "barracas" and it is a wonderful place to rest (or be active if you so chose to).

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Fortaleza, CE
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228 reviews 228 reviews
206 attraction reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

If you are in Fortaleza for a week, take an excursion and come to see Canoa Quebrada. It is 180 km from Fortaleza in a more or less good road (bad at near Canoa). It is a beach you must visit if you are for a week in Fortaleza. If you have only one day to spend, take an excursion... More

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Fortaleza, CE
11 reviews 11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

this place is good 24 hrs the beach is great allot of place to eat and at night the main street has manny options

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Sao Paulo, SP
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014

The wind is less, similar to cumbuco but nicer city, and cleaner. its mostly ocean kitiing with one spot downwind river, can be crowded i f busy because it is not very big. Bring 10-15M kites

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Georgetown, Guyana
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25 reviews 25 reviews
12 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2013

Never a dull moment here.Everyone can have fun here.Both locals and tourists,domestic and international put away their barriers and just roam in the sun and play on the beach. There are lots of regional food available.Fish is the preferred meat here. In addition to the beach area there are many bars and clubs in the village above. Lots of night... More

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34 reviews 34 reviews
11 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2013

Well if you like beach buggies - this is THE place for you. They are everywhere!! Canoa is a lovely little place with lovely beaches and lovely restaurants. When you are taken to Canoa, say, on a coach trip, you are heavily steered towards particular Barracas that all very, busy, efficient but more expensive than the local rivals. Their trade... More

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Wawa, Canada
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2013

When in this part of Brazil, this is a great place to go. It`s like a Brazilian Grand Bend (Canada) and is a wonderful coastal village to visit. Our room was perfect and very private at Oasis das Reis. (oasis of kings) next to the pool with an ocean view. Eat in your bikini in lively restaurants on the beach,... More

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Fortaleza, CE
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2013

Cano quebrada is a greatr place to visit, quiet by daylight and festive by nightlight. Broadway is the street that crosses the middle of the city where everything happens...very beautiful people and great nightclubs and restaurants. Just be careful with the drug addicts that are everywhere.

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Sao Paulo, SP
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31 attraction reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2013

Canoa Quebrada is a small beach town about 2 hours from Fortaleza. Its beach has a cliff scenario, with paragliders flying around, many bars with local food (lobster, shrimp, pargo fish, etc). It´s possible and recommended to spend at least an entire day there. Many leisure tourism options are presented to the visitors all time. In my opinion, the buggy... More

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