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...
College of Law
Next to Igreja de São Francisco de Assis is the prestigious College of Law. Founded in 1827 it is Brazil's oldest institution of higher...
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...
For karaoke the old-fashioned way, head to this kitsch classic, which is decked out in Christmas lights, party favors, plug-in paintings...
Steaming-hot bowls of pork ramen draw in legions at this Liberdade noodle restaurant that’s entirely too cheap. It’s practically Japan.
Praça Carlos Gomes, Liberdade · interesting places nearby
Chi Fu information
This seriously authentic Cantonese eatery near the Liberdade metro station appears pricy until the portions arrive: they can easily serve three and a small pony. The decor, the circular tables, the family-style seating and the staff – who barely have a grasp on Portuguese – are straight from the Motherland. Great spot, though smiling service isn't the priority.