Boat tours of the bay in Centro stop at some pretty 18th-century Portuguese forts; from Canasvieiras, the same company operates a pirate...
Avenida Beira Mar Norte
North of the center, Av Beira Mar Norte runs along the coast of the Baía Norte. The waterfront promenade attracts runners, bikers and...
Museu Histórico de Santa Catarina
Formerly the colonial governor’s palace, this gorgeous must-see building boasts ornate parquetry floors and extravagant 19th-century...
Two dance floors pulse to a heavy bass, while swirling bodies lose themselves in the flashing lights. Three bars ensure that dancers do...
Lonely Planet review
Considering it's located far, far outside São Paulo city limits, this upscale Sampa-style pizzeria does an absolute bangup job with pizza paulistana – at far more accommodating prices. We reckon half rustica (arugula, Parma ham), half siciliana (grilled eggplant, smoked mozzarella) is the perfect combination.