Sao Paulo Travel Guide

Whether you are a fan of architecture or art, parties or early morning coffee breaks, skyscrapers or historical sceneries, Sao Paulo has it all for you. This city, located in the southeastern part of Brazil, is considered as the financial capital, most populous and most multicultural city, not just in Brazil, but in the entire South America continent.  Why multicultural? Since the 19th century, a huge number of immigrants with Italian, Portuguese, African, Arab, Greek, Bolivian, Chinese and Japanese descents migrated in the city. This multiculturalism is evident in the city’s gastronomy, religion, beliefs and practices. Getting in the city The city has two airportsRead More →

Are you foodie like me? Then you should add down in your bucket list a trip to Sao Paulo, Brazil. The huge number of immigrants during the 19th century has greatly influenced the diversity of Sao Paulo’s cuisine and that’s exactly why this place is a perfect destination for food lovers. Most of my outings in the city revolved around street foods, bars and restaurants. With a city as huge as Sao Paulo with over 20 million residents, exploring can be fun, exciting and endless. In this blog, I will walk you through my eating experience in the city.   Rascal After a very exhausting walkathonRead More →

Sao Paulo trip wouldn’t be complete if you don’t get to taste its local delicacies and the fun way of doing that would be joining the FREE FOOD TOUR. Yes, you heard me right, the food and beverages are given for free plus they will tell you a little bit of history/background about it. Tours run for two hours from 2:00 – 4:00 pm every Monday, Wednesday and Friday, except holidays and to join, you just have to show up at the meeting place (see map below) before 2 pm. You will find the guides wearing yellow shirt with a print Free Food Tour. WhatRead More →

There is no worry when it comes to choosing a place to stay because, believe me, you will find plenty of that in Sao Paulo. From high class to medium class to budget hotels, name it! Sao Paulo has it for you. But of course, choosing a place to stay isn’t that easy. You need to remember that that will be your home for the meantime so think carefully and weigh the pros and cons. It’s always nice to feel just like home when you are abroad. Below I listed the things which must be considered in a particular order: 1. Location There are certainRead More →

I started drafting the itinerary 2 months before the trip.  I had mixed emotions while doing the preparations. I felt excited by looking at over hundreds of photos and reading dozens of articles and I also made myself scared and dubious by reading about the place’s crime and safety. This was my first international trip that was purely leisure so  I just wanted everything to be perfect. So what made me choose Sao Paulo. Well, aside that we do not need visa to travel here, Sao Paulo is the largest city in Brazil and in South America with over 11 million of inhabitants. It isRead More →