Praia de Tambaú
Praia de Tambaú, 7km east of the center, is an urban beach but an enjoyable area to spend time. Bars, restaurants, coconut palms, fig...
Ilha de Areia Vermelha
Ilha de Areia Vermelha is an island of red sand that emerges off the northern beaches at low tide about half the days in each month....
Estação Cabo Branco
Inaugurated in 2008, this cultural center 5km southeast of Tambaú was designed by famed Brazilian architect Oscar Niemeyer and is more...
Bolero at Sunset
Almost every Brazilian tourist in João Pessoa goes to the north of the city for sunset to see saxophonist Jurandy play Ravel’s Bolero...
This retro-indie cafe/bar dishes up great-value salads, sandwiches, quiches, hummus, cheese-and-meat platters – you name it, with loads...
Lonely Planet review
This wildly popular beach kiosk, a Swiss-Brazilian endeavor, is notable not only for the usual seafood and meat offerings but also for its grilled bratwurst, kalbsbratwurst (veal sausage), schublig (pork and beef) sausages and Eisenbahn microbrews – none of which are often seen north of Santa Catarina.