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Afro-Brazilian quarter - wheelbarrow vendor

Afro-Brazilian quarter - wheelbarrow vendor

One of the oldest parts of Lagos is the Campos quarter, known for being the home of freed saves who returned to Africa from Brazil, often with Portguese names and a Christian religion. There are some (but a declining number) of buildings influenced by Portguese Brazilian architecture. The area is now a lively, crowded, commercial part of town and I suspect many more of the old areas will be redeveloped.

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Photo taken on 11 November 2018 (© 10b travelling / Carsten ten Brink / Flickr)

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