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Craft Market Paraibano

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Neighbourhood: City Center
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Address: Av. Sen. Rui Carneiro, 241 | Tambaú, Joao Pessoa, State of Paraiba, Brazil
Phone Number:
+55 83 3247 3135

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Good prices and organized!

I dropped by the city craft market during my visit to Joao Pessoa because I'm a big fan of the handcrafts of this part of Brazil. I was surprised to find a great variety of... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 26 August 2014
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2014 via mobile

I dropped by the city craft market during my visit to Joao Pessoa because I'm a big fan of the handcrafts of this part of Brazil. I was surprised to find a great variety of products in a very neat and organized area. The only cons is that pets are not allowed, so I had to visit alone while my... More 

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São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2013

Variety and cheap prices. Several T-shirts costing USD 10,00-15,00 each. Handcraft costing around USD 20,00. 2 floors full of small shops with reagional clothes, furniture and so on. Well located and easy to find. There is a parking lot in front of the market, anyway avoid because there are only few vacancies and always there ar street guys asking for... More 

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New York City, New York
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2013

Right off of the main residential beach of Manaira and Tambau you can shop for all your souvenirs here. It's gotten more expensive over the years but it's clean and easy to navigate and has a lot of variety. A must-do if you are a first-time visitor to Joao Pessoa but not a place to really hang out if you... More 

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