One of the tent vendors at teh market

One of the tent vendors at the market

What: A permanent market on the Amazon River with over 2000 tents.

Why it Works: An amazing market by the Amazon River. The market has more than 2000 tents. It is a historical site, and was recently renewed. Located in the city center, the market is densely occupied with friendly people and local products. The market used to be relatively unsafe but since the revitalization project in 2000, the market is cleaner, safer and structurally in much better shape.

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GREAT PUBLIC SPACES: Ver-o-peso Market (Belém do Pará, Brazil) was last modified: March 6th, 2012 by Brian Geraghty
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