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Aracaju historic downtown, Aracaju
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Observe an impressive blend of history, architecture, and culture while taking a jaunt around Aracaju historic downtown. The Praça Fausto Cardoso--the oldest square in the city--and Ponte do Imperador--a pier built for Brazil’s last emperor, Dom Pedro II in 1860--are just two historical sites preserving the heritage of Aracaju. Join a walking tour to learn more about the city’s heritage. Both the Antonio Franco and Thales Ferraz markets have been refurbished and are a great place to shop for crafts and ethnic food, including cheeses, spices, and cashew nuts. Arrange your visit to Aracaju historic downtown and discover more family-friendly attractions in Aracaju using our Aracaju vacation trip planner.
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  • I found very beautiful historical centre, organized and that is best preserved, the city is very clean.
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  • The Historic Centre of Aracaju is like so many. There's nothing new there. We only went because it was part of the city tour
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  • We went to the Centre on a day of the dead and found a place full of garbage, and with several homeless in historic buildings, even we got off the car to photograph, I found a very ugly part of town.
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