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São Paulo Sunrise picture in São Paulo
Octávio Frias de Oliveira Bridge picture in São Paulo
City Sights picture in São Paulo
Aerial View of Ibirapuera picture in São Paulo
Catedral da Sé picture in São Paulo
Mercadão picture in São Paulo
Colorful Glass Windows at Mercadão picture in São Paulo
Avenida Paulista picture in São Paulo
Museu de Arte de São Paulo picture in São Paulo
Parque do Ibirapuera picture in São Paulo
Edifício Italia picture in São Paulo
Museu do Futebol picture in São Paulo
Theatro Municipal de São Paolo picture in São Paulo
Inside the Theater picture in São Paulo
Praça da Sé picture in São Paulo
Biking the Park picture in São Paulo
Parque da Luz picture in São Paulo
Parque do Ibirapuera  picture in São Paulo
Estação da Luz picture in São Paulo
Mercado Municipal de São Paulo picture in São Paulo
Catedral da Sé de São Paulo picture in São Paulo
Avenida Paulista picture in São Paulo
Avenida Paulista picture in São Paulo
Museu de Arte de São Paulo picture in São Paulo
Theatro Municipal picture in São Paulo
Pride Parade picture in São Paulo
Edifício Itália picture in São Paulo
Metro Station picture in São Paulo
Liberdade picture in São Paulo
Botanic Garden picture in São Paulo

São Paulo is known for its tall skyscrapers and the expansive Ibirapuera Park. Wagner Garcia Photography Getty Images

The Octávio Frias de Oliveira Bridge, found south of the city center, is known for its distinct form. On special occasions, it's illuminated with lights. Rafael Paulucci Getty Images

Parque Trianon and the Museu de Arte de São Paulo sit across from one another on either side of Avenida Paulista. Wsfurlan Getty Images

A sprawling green space in a cosmopolitan city, the massive Ibirapuera Park is often likened to New York City's Central Park and London's Hyde Park. Rafael Paulucci Getty Images

This neo-Gothic cathedral is home to the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of São Paulo. It's characterized by its tall spires and interesting architecture. Willbrasil21 Getty Images

Stroll through the Mercado Municipal de São Paulo – also known simply as the Mercadão – to see (and sample) the variety of fruit, vegetables, cheeses, spices and meats. Adam Hester Getty Images

The Mercado Municipal de São Paulo is not only known for its vendors but also for the beautiful stained-glass windows that depict aspects of food production in Brazil. Priscila Lima Getty Images

Avenida Paulista is one of the city's main thoroughfares. The wide avenue is home to many businesses, restaurants and hotels. wsfurlan Getty Images

MASP can easily be spotted from Avenida Paulista, thanks to its bright red coloring and large windows. The art museum features more than 10,000 pieces of artwork. thiagogleite Getty Images

Ibirapuera Park is São Paulo's premier green space. It stretches across 500-some acres and is home to several museums, a lake and biking and jogging trails. Eli K Hayasaka Getty Images

The soaring Edifício Itália is one of the tallest buildings in the city, offering sweeping views of São Paulo from its observation terrace. Aziz Ary Neto Getty Images

The Football Museum celebrates one of the country's most cherished sports: football (or soccer to Americans). The museum is located inside the Estadio Municipal Paulo Machado de Carvalho. Wally Gobetz Flickr

Known for its gorgeous facade, Theatro Municipal hosts operas, plays, ballets and symphony orchestras and is a cultural icon within the city. Eli K Hayasaka Getty Images

The interior of the Theatro Municipal is as beautiful as the outside, with gilded balconies and crimson red decor. Wilfredo Rodríguez Flickr

Praça da Sé is the main plaza in the city center. São Paulo's largest cathedral is situated just off the main square. M. Lourdes Siracuza Cappi Getty Images

Cyclists love riding through Ibirapuera Park, which is often lauded as a green and serene respite from the city. Adam Hester Getty Images

Adjacent to Pinacoteca do Estado, Parque da Luz features several fountains, sculptures and walking paths so travelers can stroll through and admire the art and greenery. André Banyal Flickr

The lagoon in the Parque do Ibirapuera offers a lovely setting to take a break from the city’s hustle and bustle. BDMcIntosh Getty Images

The city's train station features a decorative facade and it's also home to a museum. Wsfurlan Getty Images

According to visitors, the Mercado Municipal de São Paulo is a must-see, though they warn it's packed on weekends. Fabio Canhim Getty Images

The São Paulo See Metropolitan Cathedral can hold up to 8,000 people. Fabio Canhim Getty Images

Day or night, Avenida Paulista is a bustling hub of shops, hotels, businesses, cultural institutions and restaurants. Marcos Alves Getty Images

Travelers say walking the wide Avenida Paulista allows you to get a feel for what life is like in the city. DircinhaSW Getty Images

Check out the collections of world-renowned artists, such as Vincent van Gogh, Rembrandt, Picasso, Renoir and Degas housed at Museu de Arte de São Paulo, which has more than 10,000 pieces of art. Andr_ Araujo / EyeEm Getty Images

Built between 1903 and 1911, this gorgeous theater's facade incorporates Renaissance, Baroque, neoclassical and art nouveau styles. Priscila Zambotto Getty Images

Sao Paulo's annual gay pride parade takes place along Avenida Paulista. rubenschaves Getty Images

Praça Ramos de Azevedo is where you'll find the Edifício Itália. Alexandre Giesbrecht Getty Images

Public transportation is the best way to get around Sao Paulo. What's more, some of the metro stations are grand in their architectural design. Fabio Canhim Getty Images

Liberdade is Sao Paulo's Japantown, and a great place to stroll according to past visitors. wsfurlan Getty Images

According to past visitors, the city's botanical garden is a great, peaceful place to visit with kids. Zenco Heshiki Getty Images

São Paulo Sunrise picture in São Paulo
Octávio Frias de Oliveira Bridge picture in São Paulo
City Sights picture in São Paulo
Aerial View of Ibirapuera picture in São Paulo
Catedral da Sé picture in São Paulo
Mercadão picture in São Paulo
Colorful Glass Windows at Mercadão picture in São Paulo
Avenida Paulista picture in São Paulo
Museu de Arte de São Paulo picture in São Paulo
Parque do Ibirapuera picture in São Paulo
Edifício Italia picture in São Paulo
Museu do Futebol picture in São Paulo
Theatro Municipal de São Paolo picture in São Paulo
Inside the Theater picture in São Paulo
Praça da Sé picture in São Paulo
Biking the Park picture in São Paulo
Parque da Luz picture in São Paulo
Parque do Ibirapuera  picture in São Paulo
Estação da Luz picture in São Paulo
Mercado Municipal de São Paulo picture in São Paulo
Catedral da Sé de São Paulo picture in São Paulo
Avenida Paulista picture in São Paulo
Avenida Paulista picture in São Paulo
Museu de Arte de São Paulo picture in São Paulo
Theatro Municipal picture in São Paulo
Pride Parade picture in São Paulo
Edifício Itália picture in São Paulo
Metro Station picture in São Paulo
Liberdade picture in São Paulo
Botanic Garden picture in São Paulo

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