Tuesday, September 22, 2015

Plaza in a Joyful Harbor

Brazil BR-322636 received 08-29-2014

Sent by: CarlaCristina
From: Porto Alegre, Brazil
ID number: BR-322636
Notes: Porto Alegre, which translates to Joyful Harbor, is located in southern Brazil in the state of Rio Grande do Sul.  The area in the center of this photo is the Praça da Matriz, or Cathedral Square.  And yes, that is a cathedral above it - specifically, the Metropolitan Cathedral of Porto Alegre.  In the center of the square is a monument to Julio de Castilhos, a journalist and politician from Rio Grande do Sul.

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