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Famous and trendy

'Rua da Praia' is not only a street, it is a destination. You may not realize the street pavement... read more

Reviewed 7 April 2018
mabrondani
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Vancouver, Canada
Important first time visitor stop, or walk

It's one of the main veins of POA. If you work in downtown POA you certainly walk this street to go... read more

Reviewed 11 December 2015
sheilafajl
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Agoura Hills, California
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6 Apr 2018
“Famous and trendy”
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“The life of Porto Alegre”
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Reviewed 7 April 2018

'Rua da Praia' is not only a street, it is a destination. You may not realize the street pavement itself, but it is a daily commute to millions. Come for the scenery around, building and the frenziedly!

Thank mabrondani
Reviewed 24 February 2018

I lucked out by renting an AirBNB apartmend on dos Andradas on my first visit to Porto Alegre. It is a mainly (not exclusively) pedestrian shopping street with tones of banks, resaurants, shops and street vendors. Not to be missed

Thank Christopher B
Reviewed 11 December 2015

It's one of the main veins of POA. If you work in downtown POA you certainly walk this street to go out for lunch, go to the bank, go shopping... It's a promenade, no cars allowed.

Thank sheilafajl
Reviewed 27 December 2012

Rua da Praia is a traditional commerce area of Porto Alegre. You can find lots of stores on this street. It is a place to walk down town and sight see Porto Alegre

Thank DArrigoMarcus
Reviewed 14 November 2012

It used to be the "point" of Porto Alegre where boys and girls walk and flirt. Today is not as nice as it was before and there is serious concerns about safety day and night.

Thank darwinsail
Reviewed 23 January 2012

this street is quite famous since the start of the city. good place to watch the locals .. just take a walk, it´s safe , go to Mercado Publico from there to eat luch or something or a great coffee at Cafe do Mercado, the...More

Thank CesarBimbi
Reviewed 2 January 2012

It there on the Atelier das massas, have a good pasta and see the center of the city

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Reviewed 13 October 2011

Locals in a hurry and relaxed tourists find each other strolling by that gourgeous old urban pass.

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