Praça da República
Igreja da Ordem Terceira de São Francisco
The most important building to visit in the city center is the Igreja da Ordem Terceira de São Francisco, a church dating from 1697 with...
Built between 1696 and 1724, this gem of Brazilian baroque, part of the Convento de Santo Antônio, owes its name to the huge quantities...
Centro Cultural dos Correios
Frequented by students, journalists and a generally bohemian crowd, Burburinho is nicer inside than it appears and usually has live...
This restaurant lovingly detailed in Peter Robb’s A Death in Brazil is a good spot for a meat or seafood meal, with a great setting on...
Lonely Planet review
Praça da República contains a formal park with tall trees and a pretty fountain, and is including the Palácio do Campo das Princesas , seat of the Pernambuco state government.