São Paulo: Downtown Panorama

São Paulo: Downtown Panorama

São Paulo is the largest city in Brazil, the largest city in the southern hemisphere, and the world’s 7th largest metropolitan area. The Tibiriçá Chief and Jesuit missionaries Manuel da Nóbrega and José de Anchieta founded the village of São Paulo dos Campos de Piratininga on January 25, 1554.

According the PricewaterhouseCoopers the Greater São Paulo is the world’s 10th s richest city in 2008 with one GDP PPP of $388 billion.

Source: Wikipedia

This is another of my anniversary gifts to my hometown, “Sampa”. This panorama was taken from the Altino Arantes building, in São Paulo’s old downtown.

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