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Recife Antigo, Recife

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Recife Antigo is well known for its flourishing cultural and arts community as the home to many artists, musicians, and writers in "Old Recife." This historical section retains much of the original 16th-century Dutch infrastructure such as its buildings, canals, port, and defenses. A good place to begin your stroll along this historic old town is from the Marco Zero square where many of the old warehouses and iconic historical buildings are under renovation. You can shop at the elegant stores, peruse the art galleries, and dine in one of the many restaurants that have striking views of the Capibaribe River. Arrange your visit to Recife Antigo and discover more family-friendly attractions in Recife using our Recife vacation route planner.
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  • only you have that cross a bridge from the Center to the colonial era. Old Recife retains many buildings built by the different settlers who passed through there, many are in restoration and many others abandoned. Is worth the penalty make a walk by the history, the area is picturesque and attractive. Take photos! Walking has been said!
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  • Good ride, especially late afternoon. Nice restaurants around. Be sure to take the boat to the reef. Beautiful photos from there.
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  • A very good place and nice to visit with the family. Has several museums and historical sites. Worth
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  • Café muito caro!
  • Experimente o milkshake de brownie e zere a vida!!
  • Best place in the island to spend the entire afternoon.
  • I really like the place and coffees, but the waiters took to much time for place the service.
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