Estado de São Paulo Travel Guide

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São Paulo

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864,1759,232

Campinas

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29,75,22

Santos

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28,64,5

Ilhabela

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20,37,14

Campos do Jordão

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41,49,8

Ubatuba

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21,75,8

Guarujá

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17,33,13

Praia Grande

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13,15,0

Maresias

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15,60,0

São José dos Campos

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6,5,14

Atibaia

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3,21,5

Guarulhos

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6,7,13

Embu

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2,3,0

São Sebastião

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11,37,0

Ribeirão Prêto

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8,14,22

Taubaté

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4,75,3

Mogi das Cruzes

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4,5,5

Cunha

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8,58,1

Sorocaba

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0,5,3

São Caetano do Sul

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0,0,2

São Vicente

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9,12,0

Piracicaba

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6,0,1

Itatinga

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2,13,0

Bauru

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2,6,6

Araraquara

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0,0,1

São Bernardo do Campo

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0,5,3

Osasco

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8,14,3

Mongaguá

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2,10,0

Mococa

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3,7,0

Lorena

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0,3,0

Jundiaí

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4,14,2

Itu

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5,1,3

Tatuí

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6,9,0

Barueri

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0,3,5

Barretos

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1,7,0

Aparecida

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5,4,0

Pindamonhangaba

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0,28,1

Mogi-Mirim

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0,3,0

Cruzeiro

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0,11,0

Brasil

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12,81,1

Botucatu

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Serra da Bocaina

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1,11,0

Bertioga

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7,16,2

São Paulo

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  • Avenida Paulista

    4 out of 5 stars

    São Paulo Things to Do

    If you take your time to walk Avenida Paulista, the financial hub of Sao Paulo, you'll notice there are no shortage of sights, sounds, smells and sensory overload. There are places where artisans are selling their paintings, sculptures and crafts. These are often by the sides of the green space park plazas. The buildings are built with many...

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  • Renaissance Sao Paulo

    São Paulo Hotels

    Great, elegant hotel with all a five-star could offer. Located near the Paulista avenue, it is a...

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  • Figueira (Churrascaria)

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    São Paulo Restaurants

    One of the most celebrated restaurants in São Paulo, A Figueira Rubaiyat gets its interesting name from the tropical fig tree that dominates the exterior dining room (figueira) and from the 11th century Persian poetry by Omar Khayyam (Rubaiyat). I wasn't sure what the connection was, other than that the owner of the restaurant was of Lebanese...

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Campinas

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  • A GEM AMONG MAINSTREAM FARE

    Campinas Restaurants

    The only indian restaurant in a radius of 100km ( that's about how far São Paulo is away ), I luckily discovered this gem of a fantastic restaurant just two weeks ago. Small but very nicely decorated, a few knick knacks are still missing but will be added to the decoration, heavy wooden chairs and tables, dark red table covers and red linen table...

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  • The Royal Palm Plaza Hotel Resort

    Campinas Hotels

    Rua Comendador Dr Jose Cesar, 200 Jd Do Lago, Campinas, State of Sao Paulo, 13051-024, Brazil

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Couples

    Hotel Class 4 out of 5 stars

  • Bar do Zé

    Campinas Nightlife

    I lived in Campinas my whole life and Bar do Zé was always one of my favorite places. I'ts more rock'n roll than anything else, but sometimes they also have indie rock, samba rock, funk, blues... Sometimes they have some art exhibitions also!! :D It has good drink prices, but you will have toyou have to pay to get in (between 7 and 15 R$).You'll...

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Santos

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  • White beach, Bertioga, a natural...

    Santos Off The Beaten Path

    In an I gave can be carried out this beautiful walk, we were in Bertioga, and we decide to know another natural place, reserved and with exquisite beaches. A guide of the place recommended us to be going to visit White Beach. We take a ferry responsible for crossing the vehicles to the other extreme of the river that flows into in this city. The...

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  • Parque Balneario Hotel

    Santos Hotels

    The front desk is a bit of a mixture between people who want to help and some with a bit of an...

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  • Airport shuttle bus

    Santos Transportation

    This bus departs from Avenida General Francisco Glicério, 369 (Shell gas station) and the one-way fare costs R$ 35 (around US$ 20). Just in case, here's their website (available in English and Spanish):http://www.personalbus.com.brEstimated travel time to Guarulhos airport: 3 hours

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Ilhabela

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  • Another tree at Ilhabela

    Ilhabela Off The Beaten Path

    Ok ok laugh if you must but some like to picture suunsets,some beaches,some churches,some statues,streets,houses....But I like taking the pictures of trees,you will see many in my other pages,hope you like them too..

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  • Porto Pacuiba Hotel

    Ilhabela Hotels

    Av. Leonardo Reale, 2392, Praia do Viana, Ilhabela, Ilhabela, State of Sao Paulo, 11630-000, Brazil

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Business

  • Praia de Castelhanos

    Ilhabela Off The Beaten Path

    Don't miss, dont miss don't miss...this awesome beach. And don't forget to camp or rent a room for 1 or 2 days. Only way to reach this place is by boat (or trekking through the Atlantic Forest, but don't try unless you have experience)

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Campos do Jordão

  • A Swiss reinvented

    Campos do Jordão Restaurants

    The restaurant serve a reinvented version of the classic Swiss specialty "rostie", presented with a dozen of diferent stuffings. It's simple but charming, with good service and excelent food. Rostie with the shrimp and palm tree cream filling.

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  • Grande Hotel Campos do Jordao

    Campos do Jordão Hotels

    Av. Frei Orestes Girardi, 3549, Vila Capivari, Campos Do Jordao, State of Sao Paulo, 12460-000, Braz

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Families

  • House of Xylograph (Casa da Xilogravura)

    Campos do Jordão Off The Beaten Path

    It's a private owned museum about the art of printing on paper using an etched matrix. The museum has over 2,000 pieces produced by more than 300 artists from all over the world. There is also a very didatic presentation of the evolution of the art of printing over the years, starting with the manualy etched wood blocks to the lead lynotiping and...

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Ubatuba

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  • Swim at Ubatubamirim

    Ubatuba Things to Do

    No, we didn't go as far as Ubatuba, but we arrived, by accident, to this wide and empty beach, where the only company was... a VW. And, despite being winter, all men took a delicious bath in a soft surf.

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  • Hotel Coquille

    Ubatuba Hotels

    It was realy good. A cozy place this people have there. The service was quite good - I definitelly...

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  • the famous little Ubatuba AQUARIUM

    Ubatuba Things to Do

    Even though you're right at the beach here don't forget, you're in Brazil and finding such a little gem to visit is almost a "miracle" because Brazil is not really good at building worthy and easily accessible tourist attractions.... This here is "just" an aquarium, nothing comparable to bigger ones in big cities outside of Brazil but it has some...

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Guarujá

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  • A Good Simple Place in Maresias

    Guarujá Restaurants

    Attractive by the Beach, had a Pizza and was good!! thin and crispy crust.Took 10 mins for the pizza.Great service, ask for Davi the waiter very attentive, he made the difference and save the day!! Prices was almost over priced for some dishes.Good Pizzas!!

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  • Sofitel Jequitimar Guaruja

    Guarujá Hotels

    Av Marjory da Silva Prado, 1100 Lote A - Praia de Pernambuco, Guaruja, State of Sao Paulo, 11444000,

    Satisfaction: Very Good

    Good for: Solo

  • A Thai Story

    Guarujá Restaurants

    Belongs to the a 5 stars hotel call "Casa Grande Hotel" and they have this restaurant so call"Thai" located across the road towards the beach, great location.A beautiful set up, friendly reception but mediocre service considering the prices their charging.1 US$ is equivalent to R$ 1.78 today. Poor Presentation, Not worth it!! An individual plate...

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Praia Grande

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  • Beach concerts

    Praia Grande Nightlife

    We could ultimately say that Boqueirao is the most populated area of Prai Grande due to its infrastructure and house prices and common driving forces, there is a lot of live concerts by global musicians and there are lots of different activities in the high season, however on a low season there is very little going on. there are plans by the local...

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  • Boqueirao

    Praia Grande Restaurants

    there is a restaurant for every need, from japanese sushi, to Mc Donnalds, you may choose an italian, in other words there are lots of variety in shopping plaza sul where you can eat safely and abundantly and the taste and levels of higiene are well placed. esfiha de carne

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  • Surfing, cycling, jetskiing , beach,...

    Praia Grande Things to Do

    There is an area for jetskiing, surfung, banana boats, all kinds of water sports, there is 22km of walking space, a massive shopping mall in Boqueirao, english schools, port of santos which is 10 km from praia grande.

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Maresias

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  • Os Alemao in English= The Germans

    Maresias Restaurants

    Beautifully Located by the beach but when you come in nobody says welcome and everything looks a mess, waiters running all over, we found a table on our own after sitting at 2 other tables before, non was cleaned and had to wave down a waiter to get some attention.Big Menu !! from Pastas, Pizzas, Meats, Fish to Sushi? Portions was pretty big...

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  • The Best in Maresias

    Maresias Restaurants

    Love this place, very nicely decorated, felt welcome on arrival, pleasant personnel.Then the menu,not a very big menu but sufficient, with my experience large menus are usually really bad cause a kitchen can't handle or stock a large variety of foodstuff fresh!To our surprise the prices was really good, almost 40% cheaper than the others around....

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  • Lots of nice shopping in Maresias!

    Maresias Shopping

    Plenty of funky and cool beach clothes and surely a Brazilian bikini paradise! Brazilian tiny tin swimming suits are a must on any Brazilian beach..forget about your own, no matter how funky ull still look like a gringo.

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São José dos Campos

  • International Airport to SJC or...

    São José dos Campos Transportation

    From GRU (São Paulo Guarulhos International Airport):Bus company: Pássaro MarronBus departs from: Terminal de Passageiros 1 - asa A - piso de desembarque (Terminal of Passengers 1 - wing A - Arrival Floor) & Terminal de Passageiros 2 - asa D - piso de desembarque (Terminal of Passengers 2 - wing D - Arrival Floor)Check website (see below) for Bus...

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  • Mercure Sao Jose Dos Campos

    São José dos Campos Hotels

    Avenida Dr Jorge Zarur,81 Torre II Jardim Apolo, 8

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Solo

    Hotel Class 3 out of 5 stars

  • Public Transportation

    São José dos Campos Transportation

    You will find 2 types of public transportation here, buses and vans (same price) for the price of R$ 2,80 (as of 2011) one-single way. You can take both at bus stops. The only problem is finding out if you're at the right bus stop because there are no names or bus timetables, so the only way is asking around. If you don't speak Portuguese, it might...

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Atibaia

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  • Strawberries and flower fair

    Atibaia Things to Do

    As i said in my intro, during the four weekends of September Atibaia presents its Strawberries and flower fair. There you will be able to dance Japanese music, eat strawberries and chocolate spetos or enjoy a beautiful exposition of flowers. Have a look at these pictures

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  • Bourbon Atibaia Resort & Spa

    Atibaia Hotels

    Rodovia Fernao Dias, KM 37,5, Atibaia, State of Sao Paulo, 85863-000, Brazil

    Satisfaction: Very Good

    Good for: Solo

    Hotel Class 5 out of 5 stars

  • Pedra Grande

    Atibaia Things to Do

    One of the main attractions in Atibaia would be to go to Pedra grande. This is the highest point (1660 m) in the whole area and, therefore, the views are amazing. Choose a clear day and you could even get to see Sao Paulo. Another suggestion is to consider the car you would use to go up. Small cars are good as well as jeeps. The road is very very...

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Guarulhos

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  • Shopping!

    Guarulhos Things to Do

    Honestly, there is not much to do in Guarulhos. This is a huge suburb of São Paulo best known for the factories of international companies and the international airport that serves the big city. One thing to pass the time is to head to Shopping International Guarulhos -- the big shopping mall on Dutra (the highway to S.P.) There is a shuttle bus...

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  • Tryp Guarulhos

    Guarulhos Hotels

    Rua Rafael Balzani 32, Guarulhos, SP, 07020-091, B

    Satisfaction: Very Good

    Good for: Business

    Hotel Class 3 out of 5 stars

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Embu

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  • Embu is the place to buy art

    Embu Shopping

    Bring a lot of money - a little will buy a lot! anything hand made. also paintings. cheap cheap cheap. go crazy.

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  • Weekend crafts market

    Embu Things to Do

    Every weekend a crafts and art market is held in the streets of Embu. It is well known and attracts visitors from Sao Paulo.Vendors sell self-made crafts, paintings, toys, specialty foods (candy, bread), candles, etc.

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São Sebastião

  • Barra do Sahy

    São Sebastião Things to Do

    Its horseshoe shape makes you feel cozy and calm; clear waters and White sand. In the beach south corner we can find Canto Bravo cliffs. Very high, they form a surprising and exuberant natural swimming pool. You should not miss it and swimming in it will be unforgettable. On the other side you will find Sahy River which runs through the Caiçara...

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  • Mata Atlantica in Alcatrazes coast

    São Sebastião Things to Do

    If you want to do something different that spend time in the beach you can discover the incredible Mata Atlantica, the costal rrainforest....this rainforest was developped a lot in the past on the coast, but developing of the modern society have distroyed the most of them for wwod and to have place for the building....you can discover the river...

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  • Costa do Alcatracez

    São Sebastião Things to Do

    Where the mountain meets the sea, there is the Costa Alcatrazes. A region of the coast with many winding beaches, basins, inlets and islands. Surrounded by the Mata Atlantica ( Atlantic reinforest) with paradisiacal spots :beaches, rivers, forests and waterfalls. A little bit crowded in the holiday period cause it's a Paulista holiday place!I spent...

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Ribeirão Prêto

  • TAM Airlines

    Ribeirão Prêto Transportation

    I purchased a round trip ticket to Ribeirao Preto from Sao Paulo as an add-on to my International ticket flying TAM from Santiago to Sao Paulo and it only cost me US$60 extra.The airplane we flew there in was an Airbus that departed from Congonhas Airport. The return flight was a TAM flight but operated by a company called Passaredo operating a...

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  • Hotel J P

    Ribeirão Prêto Hotels

    First, let me say this is my first trip to Ribeirão Preto so I am approaching this from the...

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  • Ribeirao Shopping

    Ribeirão Prêto Shopping

    This is a Shopping Mall that is centrally located and has just about anything that you might want to buy during your trip to Ribeirao. I bought some lovely woman's clothing that was all Brazilian designed and made. I did have a few problems with size as I am a 46 in local sizing but mostly they only went up to 44. In shoes I also had difficulty...

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