The new site ciudadedesaopaulo.com, the official website for tourism in São Paulo, is now available in three languages - Portuguese, English and Spanish – as well as being fully responsive to viewing on smartphones and tablets as well. The photos, arts and other images were valued to show visitors what is best in the destination.
Other highlights of the site are the list of tourist attractions, an extensive list of where to eat and drink in the capital with dozens of bars and restaurants, as well as tips on places to stay and itineraries to take advantage of São Paulo attractions by profile, by region and by period.
According to the president of São Paulo Turismo (SPTuris, municipal tourism company), David Barioni, the content is useful for tourists as well as residents, professionals and industry partners. “This is the biggest promotion tool of the city and that São Paulo tourism deserves. We know that today most people plan the trip using the internet. Those who come from another municipality, state or from outside the country can research essential information before the visit and if it is better programmed. Already for those who live in the city or work with tourism, the site gives the opportunity to discover news and many options of leisure and entertainment in São Paulo, “he said.
In the section “Your trip” it is possible to plan the visit to São Paulo with the available maps, accommodation suggestions and receptive tourism agencies, useful information about various types of service and details about urban transportation to get around in the metropolis.
Memory of São Paulo
The new page is also interesting to rescue the history of the city and for those who are interested in the main facts that marked the creation and development of São Paulo, such as the importance of immigrants in the constitution and diversity of the local population, the role of the bandeirantes and Jesuits in the expansion to the interior of the State from the capital of São Paulo, the coffee period, revolutions, artistic movements, illustrious visits and outstanding personalities.
In addition, there is a timeline with images and brief description of relevant moments, historical events, inaugurations of buildings and buildings that represent and symbolize the essence of what is the city of São Paulo.