While the majority of the city in not a tourist destination, it is a good jumping off point to visit nearby Olinda, hang out on the beach of the Boa Viagem neighborhood, and take a stroll through Recife Antigo (Old Recife) to admire the architecture and imagine traveling back in time.
|A colorfully decorated street in Old Recife.|
|Brazilian fans on their way to the FIFA Fan Fest area, located (poorly) on one|
of the narrow streets along the water in Old Recife.
|Many buildings in Recife Antigo date back to the 1600's.|
|Fans watching the Brazil vs Chile match overflow from a bar into the street.|