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"DA SE" - Olinda
"DA SE"

The church from outside!
Built in barroque renascentist colonial style!

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"DA SE" CHURCH - Olinda
"DA SE" CHURCH

Oh,this beautiful church is built on the hills in "Alto Da Se",has splendid ornamentations,very rich architecture!
Had to be almost totally rebuilt after the Dutches burned Olinda!

Review Helpfulness: 2.5 out of 5 stars

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THE "11 MANDAMENTS" AT OLINDA! - Olinda
THE "11 MANDAMENTS" AT OLINDA!

1.Sunset at " ALTO DA SE".
2."Tapioca" with cheese at "ALTO DA SE".
3.Celebrations in the evening at the Abacial Church of the "MOSTEIRO DE SAO BENTO",with Gregorian songs and the sounds of bells.
4.Cookies and spirits made at home by the priests of the "MOSTEIRO DE SAO BENTO".
5."Do nothing" at the "Alto Da Se".
6.Eat fresh fish,called "Agulha",in the coast pubs.
7.Drink sugar cane juice and feel like "superman".
8.Visit the corner called "4 Cantos".
9.Follow carnaval groups in the streets,even out of carnaval time.
10.Look at the beauty of the churches and monasteries.
11.Eat a "Roballo Al Cartoccio",in the Alto Da Se restaurant "Pimenta Rosa".
PICTURE:4 CANTOS STR.

Review Helpfulness: 3.5 out of 5 stars

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