Place:Bezerros, Pernambuco, Brazil


Coordinates8.233°S 35.75°W
Located inPernambuco, Brazil
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Bezerros (Calves) is a municipality in northeastern Brazil, in the State of Pernambuco, near the city of Gravatá. Its coordinates are and its area is 492.6 km². Also known as Papangu city, because a festive tradition in which the people dress masks of all types during the Carnival festivities. During the carnival time, it is one of the most visited cities in the interior of the state.Also, it was a center of coffee production, an activity which is no longer important in the much visited during Carnival, tourists and locals love to see papangus parading in

 city streets

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