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João Pessoa

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João Pessoa

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João Pessoa, the capital of Paraíba, is a city on the northeast coast of Brazil.


João Pessoa is one of the oldest cities in Brazil, dating back to 1585. From 1634 to 1654 it was controlled by the Dutch.

Get in

By plane

João Pessoa have an airport located in a near small city named Bayeux. The airport is some 25km out of town and only served by taxis (regular price - Airport/Town = R$ 30,00/US$ 10,00).

By bus

João Pessoa's long-distance bus station is in the middle of the old city leaving and arriving to/from others capitals like São Paulo, Salvador, Natal and Fortaleza.


  • Ponta do Seixas is the easternmost point in the Americas, at 34°47'38" west longitude and 7°09'28" south latitude. There is a monument to mark the spot, and it has a sweeping view of the Atlantic. Ponta do Seixas is south of Cabo Branco beach, and accessible by city bus.
  • Jacarés Bar a nice place near of Jacaré river when you can see and listen the Ravel's Bolero played with a sax. All weekends. Jacarés at sunshine


  • Cabo Branco beach is beautiful, calm, and often devoid of people.





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