São Paulo

Click for Sao Paulo, Brazil ForecastWikipedia entry on São Paulo, Brazil

Folha (São Paulo daily news, in Portugese)

Some interesting facts about São Paulo, from our host, Christopher Julian:

  • largest Japanese population outside of Japan
  • 3rd largest Italian population outside of Italy
  • largest Spanish city outside of Spain
  • 1,000,000 Arabs
  • 6,000,000 cars
  • 17,000 buses
  • 2,000 additional cars are on the streets every day
  • average speed on the streets is 14 km per hour (9 miles per hour!)
  • over 50 shopping malls
  • 2nd largest fleet of privately owned helicopters in the world
  • nearly 1,000,000 college students
  • less than 2% know Christ personally
  • 34 daily newspapers
  • 60 museums
  • 5,000 pizzerias
  • 1,000,000+ slices of pizza consumed daily

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