Antiques & Feijoada – Praça XV, Rio de Janeiro

Took the Clock Man (my dad) to the weekly Saturday antiques and junk market at Praça XV in Centro.

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Palácio Tiradentes – Once an old jail, today it is the headquarters of the Legislative Assembly of Rio de Janeiro
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My dad hoping to find an interesting clock small enough to fit in his suitcase.
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I love old things – imagining the histories behind them – what lives ticked to the beat of these watches.
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Found one!
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IMG_9179 Time for lunch! On Saturdays, pass through Arco do Teles for some feijoada and music at one of the outdoor cafes.

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IMG_2883 Igreja de Nossa Senhora do Monte do Carmo da antiga Sé (aka – the Old Cathedral of Rio de Janeiro)
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