The architecture in the state of Pernambuco echoes the prosperity of the sugarcane age. Recife’s monuments, old manors, churches, and sugar mills stand in contrast with the modern buildings and streets. The former capital, Olinda, a sanctuary of art and architecture of colonial Brazil, was named a UNESCO Cultural Heritage of Humanity in 1982.
Where to buy property in Pernambuco, Brazil
Publication by the Global Property Guide research team.