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Trip Guide to the Rio Grande of the North: Raia da Pipa, Brazil

João Canziani A new lodge at Fernando de Noronha.

Photo: João Canziani

In the seventies, surfers began migrating northeast from Rio and eventually discovered this primitive fishing village one hour south of Natal. Once roads were completed, in 1994, and widespread phone service was installed, in 1999, an upsurge in tourism followed, and Pipa began its makeover from bohemian to bourgeois.

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Destinations: Praia da Pipa

Inspired by: Brazil's Hidden Beaches — by Kevin Raub, Published Dec. 2005

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