Southeast (Rio Grande do Sul)
The Southeast is a region of the state of Rio Grande do Sul, in the South of Brazil.
Our Lady of the Assumption church with a section of the Dom Pedro II Citadel wall in the foreground in Caçapava do Sul, Rio Grande do Sul
- Dom Pedro II Citadel in Caçapava do Sul (Forte de Dom Pedro II de Caçapava), Rua Dom Pedro II, Caçapava do Sul, Rio Grande do Sul (A small 20-minute detour south of the BR-290/BR-392 junction if you're driving from Porto Alegre to Uruguaiana or from Santa Maria to Pelotas.). A large, hexagonal 19th century citadel with projecting pentagonal bastions that sits in the middle of the city. Constructed 1848–1856.