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Good if you want to shop handcrafted art

At the stores in the shore. The beach itself has nothing special, specially when compared to much... read more

Reviewed August 8, 2012
Sergio D
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Valinhos, SP
Not to do sun taning

Mainly natives goes there for sun taning. sometimes too crowded, especialy weekends. Some hadcraft... read more

Reviewed April 15, 2012
andersoncool
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Ponta Grossa, PR
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Jun 2, 2016
“NIce place”
Feb 28, 2016
“Raw sewage is dumped straight into that part of the sea”
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Av. Pres. Cafe Filho, Natal, State of Rio Grande do Norte 59010-000, Brazil
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Reviewed June 2, 2016

It is a nice beach, not the best one for swimming. It is ma place where you have more commercial hotels and appartment buildings.

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Eliane Bonilha D
Reviewed February 28, 2016

Looks an fairly nice beach at first but then you get hit by the smell of poo. We had to over our noses and then noticed that there is a canal with raw sewage going straight from that part of the city into the ocean....More

Date of experience: February 2016
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Reviewed February 20, 2016

I was here in 2012 literally about half an hour waiting for my wife to get out of an interview and I was followed by about 10 teenagers who were basically foaming at the mouth to stop me and ask me what I had on...More

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank Michael L
Reviewed August 8, 2012

At the stores in the shore. The beach itself has nothing special, specially when compared to much nicer beaches outside the city.

Date of experience: July 2012
3  Thank Sergio D
Reviewed April 15, 2012

Mainly natives goes there for sun taning. sometimes too crowded, especialy weekends. Some hadcraft to buy around. some good places to eat, where natives goes in family.

Date of experience: April 2012
2  Thank andersoncool
Reviewed December 29, 2011

The area around this beach nowadays is a little bit decadent, althoug the beach itself has its own beauty.

2  Thank WORLDSCITIZEN68
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