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Address: City Center, Caxias Do Sul, State of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil

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The heart of Caxias do Sul

Caxias do Sul was developed around the Cathedral Paróquia de Santa Teresa and its front yard Praça Dante Alighieri. This is the heart and geographic mark zero downtown. The... read more

Reviewed 25 November 2016
Caxias Do Sul, Brasil
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Caxias Do Sul, Brasil
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38 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

Caxias do Sul was developed around the Cathedral Paróquia de Santa Teresa and its front yard Praça Dante Alighieri. This is the heart and geographic mark zero downtown. The Italian name is the original but since WWII it was forbidden Italian names and it got for many decades the name Praça Ruy. Fortunately by the law it is again Praça... More 

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Huntersville, North Carolina
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260 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 156 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 December 2015

Unfortunately like most squares in Brazil, this one is sort of abandoned. It needs maintenance and beautification projects and more security. It isn't that safe but it is not terrible dangerous. Lots of street vendors and there are popular stores around with low cost products. If you are here for a workout be careful of the bad sidewalks, I almost... More 

Thank Eduardo F
Gravatai, RS
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54 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 September 2015

This square revels the folk soul, since the past by today. This a simple place but there is no other one in any place of the world. Regular and different at the same time.

Thank Vkingeski
Caxias Do Sul, RS
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Reviewed 31 August 2015

Beautiful square, located right in the center of Caxias do Sul, near the Caxias do Sul Museum and across from Caxias do Sul Cathedral and the Municipal Library. Long street vendors and background music sometimes. At the time of the Grape Festival the fountain is colored with purple, symbolizing the wine. Great place also take pictures on days with sawmill... More 

Thank Éverton B
Caxias do Sul - RS - Brazil
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270 reviews
61 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 152 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 July 2013

In the center of the city, this square has places to sit, a water fountain and trees. It is where the book fair take place and other cultural activities happens. On Christmas time there is a nice lighted tree there.

Thank D'Arrigo

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