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Acude Velho

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Address: Campina Grande, State of Paraiba, Brazil

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Açude velho (lake )

Ir is look like a big lake but it was by hand human made. Not natural. Around of this u can find.... Restaurantes... Hotel... Musieum.... Children Park... Walk road. Parking... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 January 2017
Ornelio C
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Ir is look like a big lake but it was by hand human made. Not natural. Around of this u can find.... Restaurantes... Hotel... Musieum.... Children Park... Walk road. Parking cars.... Banks....

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016

Good place to walk and see the old city. But sadly, you are not supposed to swim. You can try the sidewalk. Bom lugar para caminhar e ver a parte antiga da cidade. Uma pena que não está limpo para nadar.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

The Açude Velho in Campina Grande is a artificial lake surrounded by a large sidewalk. There are a couple of museums located along the walk, a few restaurants and bars, some new apartment buildings, and a children's park. On a good day, it is a nice place to spend a couple of hours. The açude itself, however, is rather polluted... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2016

Good to see the city skyline. I went in June, so it was all decorated to "Festa Junina", a local festivity that can be compared with the Carnival.

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