Igreja NS do Rosário dos Homens Pretos de Olinda
If you’d like to check out a capoeira school, Angola Mãe teaches the slower and more traditional Angola style. The roda is the circular...
Igreja NS do Amparo
Head down Rua Saldanha Marinho to look at the restored 1613 Igreja NS do Amparo .
Igreja da Misericórdia
Bodega de Véio
Also a small and very eclectic general store, this wonderful little bar serves ice-cold bottled beer, shots of cachaça (potent...
Oficina do Sabor
With a specialty in baked pumpkin stuffed with assorted fillings – the shrimp, lobster and passion fruit sauce variety is fantastic –...
Igreja NS do Rosário dos Homens Pretos de Olinda information
Lonely Planet review
This church was built by an African brotherhood in the 17th century. Frescoes painted by slaves were revealed here during a recent restoration.