Sao Luis in Brazil is a spectacular place to visit, with its magnificent palaces and colonial buildings creating photo opportunities on every corner. One of the highlights is the snake farm which houses not only snakes but also scorpions and spiders there to be seen from all over the world. It is a pleasant day. The city itself has a beautiful cathedral to visit, many other Christian sites and several museums displaying art and nautical exhibits. This old city is very ancient with beautiful architecture in the Portuguese style along narrow winding streets where large areas are now protected as national monuments. An interesting trip is down one of the two rivers that flow through the city. The city has a mystical charm and is a beautiful place to stay. You can also rent a car and travel outside the track to see some of the incredible sights in and around Sao Luis.
Every tourists traveling to Brazil should try some local cuisine. The main ingredients are root vegetables, meat, coconut and rice. Their warm stew is very tasty and there are a variety of seafood dishes. Feijoada is the most popular dish with a mixture of various types of spicy meat cooked in beans and pepper sauce, usually served with cabbage. Very filling and very delicious. Food in Brazil is very cheap and suits all budgets, and you will find several restaurants and cafes that serve international cuisine, but while in Brazil feel something different. If Brazilian fries will eat it.
Some of the best shopping places are in the older part of town where you can find many traditional and handicraft items that reflect the history and culture of Brazil. There are some very interesting markets to buy something unique and interesting to take home. In the main city area you will not lack shops including international chain stores named along the special pedestrian street of Rua Grande. The Reviver shopping area is where you will find a large selection of medicinal plants and baskets along with leather goods and beautiful lace work at very good prices. Shopping in Sao Luis is very attractive and inexpensive.
There is no shortage of interesting and lively places to visit in Sao Luis, with gay bars and famous live music bars in the city’s Reviver area, with samba and reggae music being played everywhere. There is something happening every night downtown. It also has a complex state of the art cinema that shows many blockbuster films. The festival is held during June from the 13th to the 30th. The Bumba-meu-boi (or Boi Bumba) Festival tells the story of the bull through music and dance. The celebration is very traditional and an experience that will make you happy to be a part of it. This is an exciting time to be in Sao Luis.
There are some beautiful beaches in Sao Luis with beautiful sand and dunes. The waves are ideal for those who want to do water sports like surfing. Ponta d’Areia is the most popular because it is located close to many hotels and restaurant areas.
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