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Sao Paulo Travel Guide, Brazil

Sao Paulo, Brazil - Overview

São Paulo is a dazzling city. It is the largest city in South America. Sao Paulo is the capital of the Brazilian’s State São Paulo and it is the richest city in Brazil. Sao Paulo has over ten million inhabitants. The city is named after Saint Paul. Sao Paulo is compared with the US cities of New York and Los Angeles.

Sao Paulo has humid subtropical climate. The all-time record temperatures in this city are 35.3°C highest and -2.1°C lowest. In warm months, rainfall is abundant in this city. Tornados and tropical cyclones are rare here. Because of its proximity to the ocean, the wind makes the city more humid and cool in the warm months.

Sao Paulo is a city with many languages, cuisines, accents and religions. Its vibrant culture and friendly people have a lot of attractions for the visitors that come from all around the world. Its top rated nightlight, white sandy beaches, restaurants and art scenes are a good source of attraction for the tourist. Sao Paulo is also famous for its unique history, culture and festivals. The city is full of fun and you can find virtually everything in this city.

Its clean, bright and exciting atmosphere attracts millions of people every year. One notable fact about this city is that a major part of its population is immigrant. Wide arrays of nationalities live in Sao Paulo including Japanese, Italian, Chinese, Brazilian, Jews and Arabs.  The inhabitants of this city are known as paulistanos. It is also known as the largest Japanese city out of Japan, the largest Portuguese city outside Portugal, the third largest Lebanese city and third largest Italian city outside Italy.

With modern conveniences, natural landscapes, splendid culture and wonderful travel destinations, Sao Paulo is a delight to explore and live. Some of the popular travel destinations of this city are Campos do Jordão, Festa do Peão de Boiadeiro, Lagamar and Brotas.

The city has 39 municipalities and it is divided into 31 boroughs and each borough is divided into several districts.

Sao Paulo has to offer something to all. There are more than 30 parks, archeological wonders, beaches, museums, buildings and bridges.

It is also an economical center of Brazil and many local and international companies have headquarteres in this city. The country’s economic infrastructure is established in this city.

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