Sao Paulo Handbook (Footprint - Handbooks) (Paperback)
A vast city, Sao Paulo is the intellectual capital of Brazil, and nowhere in Brazil is better for concerts, clubs, theatre, ballet, classical music, all-round nightlife, restaurants and beautifully designed hotels. From admiring modernist Niemeyer buildings in the centre to relaxing on the glorious beaches of the coast, this Handbook will help you pick the most exciting places to discover in this culturally rich city.- Essentials section with practical advice on getting there and around.- Highlights map so you know what not to miss.- Reliable listings that you can trust, including where to eat, sleep and relax.- Detailed street maps for Sao Paulo, Santos, and the Sao Paulo Metro.- Slim enough to fit in your pocket.Brimming with advice on how to navigate this buzzing metropolis, this Footprint guide will let you tantalise your taste buds in the city one day and explore the magnificent, rainforest-backed coastline the next.
Alex Robinson is an award-winning writer and photographer based in London. He was runner up in the Friends of the Earth International Photography Award in 2007, won a Brazilian Press Award for the anniversary edition of Latin America's travel magazine Viagem e Turismo and a US National Magazine award as part of the Fall 2006 edition of Departures Magazine. He has worked with numerous magazines, publishers and broadcasters, including Departures, Budget Travel, National Geographic, the Financial Times, Wanderlust, the Discovery Channel, Al Jazeera and the BBC.