Parque Moinhos de Vento, Porto Alegre

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Moinhos de Vento Park (Portuguese: Parque Moinhos de Vento, literally "Windmills Park"), popularly known as Parcão (literally "Big Park"), is a well-known park in Porto Alegre. It is located in the Moinhos de Vento neighborhood.

The park structure consists of soccer, tennis and volleyball fields, gym equipment, a playground, a kids library, a pond with fish, turtles and ducks, a playground, and a replica of an Azorean windmill. The park also features a monument commemorating Castelo Branco.
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  • An absolute gem in the city. I felt so relax the moment I entered the park. This is the kinda place I can spend my entire weekend just browsing the people, animals and my books. I will definitely go.....  more »
  • It's a great place for relax, seize the sun and nature. Good for pictures, picnics, read a book laying in the grass. Also, it's a beautiful place for photoshoots!  more »
  • Very nice place for spending time with Friends and family. You can enjoy exercising, relaxing, watching ducks, pigeons or for playing with your kids Also you can go there for a picnic. I really recommend to visit here. I have been there many times and I don't get tired of going there.
  • If you want to stay in a calm place, come here. There are sport stuffs to do calistenia training and some areas with appropriate grass to a picnic day.

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