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Artist's Beach (Praia dos Artistas)

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Address: Natal, State of Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil
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Good if you want to shop handcrafted art

At the stores in the shore. The beach itself has nothing special, specially when compared to much nicer beaches outside the city.

Reviewed 9 August 2012
Valinhos, SP

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Reviewed 3 June 2016

It is a nice beach, not the best one for swimming. It is ma place where you have more commercial hotels and appartment buildings.

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 February 2016

Looks an fairly nice beach at first but then you get hit by the smell of poo. We had to over our noses and then noticed that there is a canal with raw sewage going straight from that part of the city into the ocean. Just disgusting so we would highly recommend everyone to just skip that beach and not... More 

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Reviewed 21 February 2016

I was here in 2012 literally about half an hour waiting for my wife to get out of an interview and I was followed by about 10 teenagers who were basically foaming at the mouth to stop me and ask me what I had on me. Although I realize this would somewhat discriminatory, and in any other situation I wouldn't... More 

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Valinhos, SP
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Reviewed 9 August 2012

At the stores in the shore. The beach itself has nothing special, specially when compared to much nicer beaches outside the city.

3 Thank Aguywhotravelsalot
Ponta Grossa, PR
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Reviewed 15 April 2012

Mainly natives goes there for sun taning. sometimes too crowded, especialy weekends. Some hadcraft to buy around. some good places to eat, where natives goes in family.

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Reviewed 29 December 2011

The area around this beach nowadays is a little bit decadent, althoug the beach itself has its own beauty.


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