View from the Pelourinho (Pillory Square) with the Nossa Senhora do Rosdrio dos Pretos Church (the church was built for and by African slaves) in the foreground. Not far away from the Terreiro de Jesus, this is one of the finest colonial architecture settings in Latin America.Vista do Pelourinho e, em primeiro plano, a igreja de Nossa Senhora do Rosário dos Pretos (igreja construida por e para escravos africanos). Localizada não muito distante do Terreiro de Jesus, esta é uma das arquiteturas coloniais mais refinadas situadas na América Latina.
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