Liberdade, Sao Paulo


Liberdade a district in Sao Paulo, more accurately the Japantown of the city. It hosts the largest Japanese community outside Japan.
The district is also a popular tourist destination. It is the perfect spot for you to observe the Japanese culture. You can see many Japanese lanterns hang up on the streets. At the entrance of the district stands a red torii. That is a Japanese arch that you can find at the entrances of Shinto temples. The district also hosts a museum of the history of Japanese immigration to Sao Paulo.

The highlight of the district is the weekly Saturday and Sunday street market named Feira da Liberdade. It offers traditional Japanese food and various accessories, handicrafts. The Feria attracts thousands of people of non-Asian origin.Throughout the week you can just dine here and try the best sushi and noodles in the city, shop imported Asian goods at the gift shops.

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Liberdade tours

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