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Tourist and travel guide of Recife

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Recife is the capital of Pernambuco state, Brazil. With a population of 1.55 million 1 (IBGE 2008), is located on the northeast coast. Although Olinda, located in the metropolitan area of Recife, was the first capital of the captaincy of Pernambuco, Recife is the capital of all Brazil's oldest, founded in 1537. It is located on the northeast coast of the Atlantic Ocean has an area of 218 km ² and a population of 1.55 million people (if you include the metropolitan area reaches 3.8 million). The Metropolitan Region of Recife (RMR) is the most populous of the Northeast, and the fifth in Brazil. The city has many canals and bridges in the colonial Old Town (Old Recife - historic heart of the city), the main reason for its charm and the name of the Brazilian Venice is known to the city. The old town is in contrast to the skyscrapers of the modern city. Recife also has beautiful beaches to the south. Today the Metropolitan Region of Recife has become a major trading regions, tourist, cultural, educational, logistical, medical and technology in Brazil. Recife, capital of Pernambuco, is the oldest capital of Brazil, founded by the Dutch in 1537. The area around Recife was one of the first parts of Brazil to be colonized by the Portuguese. In 1537, when King John III of Portugal divided Brazil into Hereditary Captaincy, not all prospered, Pernambuco was one that if successful, partly due to the introduction of sugar cane by the colonial administrator Duarte Coelho Pereira. The Portuguese at first used the native population and labor for the sugar cane plantations, but then resorted to the importation of slaves from black Africa.
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