São Paulo is the economic center and largest city of Brazil and with a population of about 18 million one of the largest cities in the world. It is the capital of the State of São Paulo , offering a variety of activities in the fields of culture and nightlife.
According to the exceptional growth, most historic buildings in the 20th Century modern buildings gone. This means that most attractions concentrate in the catchment area of the city center, where cathedrals of the 17th Century in the shadow of skyscrapers stand. The traditional ethnic neighborhoods also concentrate around the city center. Shopping and eating out can be anywhere in the city, however.
São Paulo is the relatively unknown and European tourists often only serves as a hub due to the Guarulhos International Airport. Nevertheless, the exciting city attractions, entertainment facilities and a breitgefächtertes stunning architecture has to offer. The city is considered the economic engine of the whole country, and now also as relatively safe.sao Paulo photo
The international airport of Sao Paulo – Guarulhos (GRU) (as Cumbica Aéroporto) is located about 40km outside the center in the northeast. He is from Germany directly by Lufthansa from Frankfurt and Munich as well served by TAM from Frankfurt. SWISS flies daily from Zurich. According to TAM again regular direct flights to Zurich are planned. Relevant agencies have been opened there. There are regular connections from Guarulhos also to every major airport in Europe.