Museu Histórico da Imigração Japonesa
This modest but fascinating museum, on the 7th floor of a Liberdade office building, documents the arrival and integration of the...
Catedral da Sé
Crowning the Praça da Sé is the domed Catedral da Sé , a huge neo-Byzantine concoction that, for better or worse, replaced the original...
Praça da Sé
The old heart of the city, Praça da Sé has seen better days but still draws animated crowds, from street hawkers and nose-down business...
Steaming-hot bowls of pork ramen draw in legions at this Liberdade noodle restaurant that’s entirely too cheap. It’s practically Japan.
Lonely Planet review
For karaoke the old-fashioned way, head to this kitsch classic, which is decked out in Christmas lights, party favors, plug-in paintings and glowing aquariums. The crowd runs the gamut: scenesters, serious Japazillion songsters, Brazilian baby boomers and curious twentysomethings on a birthday binge.