Ruins of Paricatuba
Old building guest Spanish emigrants now totally abandoned, just made up by the roots of nature.
In front of the building secular Apuizeiros invaded by arms, it is difficult to imagine that in 1889 he was a model of architectural sophistication. The so boarding house for Italian immigrants, from Europe to work in the state - was rich in luxury and sophistication.
The masonry structure was built with bricks and beams Portuguese high durabilidade.Nem same time and environmental action could crack the structures of the building that also served as the headquarters of the School of Arts and Crafts Paricatuba, where community members learned dealing with the areas of carpentry, construction and artes.As colonial style windows were vandalized. And, under hundreds of tree leaves can find, yet, the simplicity of tile French, brought in the era of economic boom of the rubber boom.
For over a century, one of the most magnificent architectural works built in the Amazon is at the mercy of florestaBatizado as the Ruins of Paricatuba (word meaning place of concentrated Parica, hallucinogenic herb used in indigenous rituals), the building where he ran the chain public in the city of Iranduba (located 25k from Manaus), the first technical school of Amazonas, and shortly after, the home for leprosy patients in the state is marked by a history of neglect and depredação.Ao over the years, the distance of large urban centers away, gradually, the interest of public power and thus condemned to esquecimento.Hoje location, luxurious and impressive building, built with materials imported from Europe the only remaining structure of masonry. She resists standing to give evidence as part of state history, despite the neglect of public property. "To force people to leave here they began to vandalize the building. They started cutting the water, took off their supplies, destroyed the roof and removed the rails and encouraged that this material would be sold. There was here a troller who carried the supplies that arrived on earth to come here. The report that we have is that this trailer was hammered to stop to get here. He was taken to Manaus and was as much iron can not be sold;. And then they played in the Negro River, "said Barbosa Rosângela. First Technical School Considered the first Amazon Amazon technical school, the School of Arts and Crafts Paricatuba it was a professional school dedicated to educating children and especially orphans and poor. "But that training coincides with the formation facing agriculture . The school aimed to provide a profession for these children. It was also thought that through the school would graduate Paricatuba skilled professionals specific to this type of activity, with formation of manpower of the region itself "
Map of Ruins of ParicatubaAddress: Paricatuba - Amazonas
Activities near to Ruins of Paricatuba
|Manacapuru City (activity) -
The city of Manacapuru originated from a village of Mura Indians, founded in 1786, soon after the pacification of the Indians. In 1865 the Parish of Our Lady of Nazareth of Manacapuru was established. In 1894, Manacapuru was considered a village and the municipality was created, and was separated from Manaus. The name "Manacapuru"means "filled with flowers" in the language of mura, but the city became k...|
Address: Estr. Manoel Urbano, 84 Manacapuru - AM
Distance: 185.76km from the Ruins of Paricatuba
|Reserva de Desenvolvimento Sustentável do Piranha (park) - Located in the municipality of Manacapuru Sustainable Development Reserve of Lake Piranha is a complex of lakes, situated 110 km from Manaus and 25 km from the city of Manacapuru, with an access time of one hour 15 minutes by boat or seaplane.
The region has a typical lowland vegetation, inundated during the flood season, with gigantic trees, as samaumeira. The area is a migratory route and poultry production as the egret, Jacana and...|
Address: Manacapuru - AM
Distance: 186.44km from the Ruins of Paricatuba
|Lago da Piranha (park) - Lake of the Piranha, Sustainable Development Reserve (RDS) is located in the municipality of Manacapuru, Amazonas, 110 kilometers from Manaus. The Piranha Lake is characterized as a priority area for conservation of the National Ecological Corridors Project, created in order to protect the rich and delicate ecosystem of the floodplains, to promote sustainable development and improve quality of life of local communities, while offering A...|
Address: Lago da Piranha próximo a Manacapuru - AM
Distance: 186.44km from the Ruins of Paricatuba
|Paricatuba Waterfall (beach) -
This waterfall, located on the right bank of the Negro River, along a small tributary, is formed by sedimentary rocks, surrounded by abundant vegetation. Access is by boat. The best time to visit is from August to February.
We left at 15:30 on Ferry Dolphin Navigator, the port of St. Raymond, the trip takes about an hour, we enjoyed the scenery of our Rio Negro, and we were watching the work of fixing the pillars of the bridge li...|
Address: Paricatuba Manaus - AM
Distance: 216.28km from the Ruins of Paricatuba
|Povoamento Novo Airão - Where the dolphin is not a legend (activity) -
What began as a settlement of the Jesuits founded at the mouth of the river Jau, in 1668, and named St. Elias Jau. The region was inhabited by Uaimiri, Atroaí, Crichanã and Carabinari Jauaperi. Everything indicates that the mission and village of St. Elias the Jau was the second or third core settlement organized by the Portuguese in Amazonian lands. In 1759, the village became a city under the name Airão, by Joa...|
Address: Novo Airão - Amazonas
Distance: 225.58km from the Ruins of Paricatuba
|Arquipélago de Anavilhanas (beach) - The 100 km from Manaus, near the city of New Airão, Rio Negro, between the rivers and Apuaú Cuieiras, is the archipelago of fluvial Anavilhanas, one of the world's largest, with more than 400 islands that make real maze.
The occupied area is 3,500 km2, extending for 90 km along the Rio Negro. The islands are covered with native vegetation, predominantly the palms as Jauari, buritis and bacaba. Fauna are present, jacaretinga, alliga...|
Address: Arquipélago das Anavilhanas Manaus - AM
Distance: 229.15km from the Ruins of Paricatuba
|Iranduba Town (activity) -
Iranduba is the town that has the largest number of jungle lodges in the state, including the largest and most famous of all: the Ariau Amazon Towers, but no use getting excited, because unless you're a Hollywood celebrity, a tycoon who knows a European or an Arab oil sheik, we can not afford the exorbitant daily charged by these hotels. Actually, the problem is not the existence of expensive hotels and luxury, the problem is tha...|
Address: Iranduba - AM
Distance: 232.19km from the Ruins of Paricatuba
|Birdwatching (activity) -
It's where the Uirapuru sings. Thanks to its biodiversity, the Amazon provides an excellent location and is among the more popular destinations for bird watchers. No wonder. Of the 9,700 bird species already cataloged in the world, about 3,100 are in South America. Of those, more than 1,600 species are in Brazil and around 750 in the state of Amazonas, which represents 47% of the total.
Birding is organized by spec...|
Address: Lago Janauari Amazonas
Distance: 244.91km from the Ruins of Paricatuba
|Janauari Lake Ecological Park (park) -
One of the programs a day from Manaus is the busiest Janauary Ecological Park. With an area of 9,000 hectares of dry land forests, lowlands and flooded forest, the space is located in the Rio Negro (Black River), just 45 minutes by boat from Manaus. The tourists walk the canoe through flooded areas interspersed with large and small trees with liana and vegetation typical of this ecosystem. In the Lake of the water li...|
Address: Lago Janauari Amazonas Brasil
Distance: 244.91km from the Ruins of Paricatuba
|Ponta Negra Beach (beach) -
The district of Ponta Negra is the richest of the city, with its luxury buildings just outside the complex. Tropical Hotel, the most traditional and luxurious in Manaus, is also located here, and has become the best spot to enjoy Ponta Negra. In fact, it will be the only option for the next months, while the fences of the works of the New Ponta Negra prevent the view of the river from the boardwalk.
The entrance in the hotel i...|
Address: Praia da Ponta Negra Ponte Negra, Manaus - AM
Distance: 249.26km from the Ruins of Paricatuba
|Nossa Senhora Aparecida´s Day Celebrations (festival) - On October 12, to celebrate three dates, but few remember them all: Our Lady of Aparecida, Brazil's official patron, Children's Day and the Discovery of America. Our national holiday, however, is due only to the first date, and although the devotion to the Saint dates back to the eighteenth century gone, was only enacted in 1980.
There are two sources found on the image, which are in the Archives of the Metropolitan Curia of Aparecid...|
Address: Prefeitura Municipal de Manaus Avenida Brasil, 2971 - Compensa I Manaus - AM
Distance: 249.52km from the Ruins of Paricatuba
Restaurants near to Ruins of Paricatuba
Peixaria do Jokka Loureiro is a Seafood restaurant that is roughly 248.97km from Ruins of Paricatuba and can be found at Rua São José, 9
Carlluccio is a Pizzeria restaurant that is roughly 249.14km from Ruins of Paricatuba and can be found at Rua do Expedicionário, 6089
EletricMoon is a Pub restaurant that is roughly 249.21km from Ruins of Paricatuba and can be found at Estrada do Turismo, s/n
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