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Fonte das Pedras, Sao Luis
Categories: Landmarks, Tourist Spots
Built around 1615 by early Dutch settlers, Fonte das Pedras is one of the oldest structures in this historic city. At least ten such water fountains were built during the colonial times to meet the growing city’s need for fresh drinking water. Today, this fountain is one of only three still in existence. Many residents living in this central part of the city still use the fountain as a reliable supply of clean water. The area around the fountain is a popular meeting point for local families and passing tourists, who drop by this city landmark for a refreshing drink and a convenient photo opportunity. To visit Fonte das Pedras on your holiday in Sao Luis, and find out what else Sao Luis has to offer, use our Sao Luis trip itinerary builder.
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A fonte é de difícil localização porque não há sinalização próxima e a região do mercado é bastante confusa e cheia. A fonte é historicamente muito importante, mas está totalmente abandonado. O mato t... read more »The source is difficult to place because there is no next cue and the market is very confused and full. The source is very important historically, but is completely abandoned. The kill took place. Have come up several homeless people at the scene, sleeping or wandering. The smell is terrible and hard to identify the frowns on the grounds of lack of conservation. It's a shame ...show original
A fonte está sem conservação nenhuma, um lugar que pode ser lindo, mas fica dificl de perceber isso devido ao estado de abandono que se encontraThe source is without any conservation, a place that can be beautiful, but it's hard to understand that due to the State of disrepair that isshow original
Guardo grandes lembranças da Fonte das Pedras de quando era criança. Nos anos 90, São Luís ainda não tinha shopping centers, então todo mundo ia à Rua Grande para comprar qualquer coisa. E no caminho ... read more »Keep great Source of the memories when I was a kid. In the years 90, St. Louis still had no shopping malls, so everyone went to big Street to buy anything. And on the way my parents always took me to see the fish that were in the Sources of the stones. Very sad to see the place completely abandoned for years. The last time I was there, the gate was open, i.e., it was impossible. For now there's nothing more to be seen because it needs restoration and security.show original
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