36 Hours in Sao Paulo

In Sao Paulo, Anthony Bourdain stays in an eccentric boat-shaped hotel, dines with friends at Alex Atala's famous D.O.M. restaurant, checks out the street graffiti with celebrated artist Speto and has ...

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Choque Cultural

If the giant art museums of Sao Paulo are too crowded for you, the Choque Cultural is a smaller, more personable gallery for young artists and their works.

Rua João Moura, 997 Jardim Paulista
Sao Paulo, 05412-002, Brazil

 
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Ibirapuera Park

This park is ideal for walking, jogging, soccer or just enjoying the day.

Av. Pedro Álvares cabral - Ibirapuera
São Paulo - SP, 04094-050, Brazil

 
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Instituto Butantan

Instituto Butantan is a research center that specializes in vaccines and snake venom antidotes. They also happen to have a snake center where visitors can see some of the most dangerous reptiles in the world.

Avenida Vital Brasil, 1500
Butanta - Sao Paulo, 05503-900, Brazil

 
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La da Verda

In the neighborhood of Vila Madalena, La da Verda offers handmade gifts, bright kitchen supplies and a fantastic café.

Rua Harmonia, 161 Vila Madalena
Sao Paulo, 05435-000, Brazil

 
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The Luz Station

Sao Paulo's old train station, Luz Station, is now a metro stop, as well as home to the Museum of the Portuguese Language.

Estacao da Luz
Bom Retiro, Sao Paulo, SP - Brazil

 
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Museu Aberto de Arte Urbana

Directly south of the Santana Metro Station on Av Cruzerio do Sul, artwork is displayed on the pillars of the elevated train.

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Rua Oscar Friere Shopping

Shopping is big business in Sao Paulo. If you want to shop the Rodeo Drive of the city, then you must go to Rua Oscar Friere.

Rua Oscar Friere - Sao Paulo

 

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