Sao Paulo Shopping
If you are planning to visit Sao Paulo, Brazil, you are going to want to spend some time shopping. From the incredible discounts, thousands of shops to choose from, to exotic luxury items, you will be able to find anything your heart desires in its crowded streets. Bring your wallet and walking shoes and enjoy!
If you want to avoid the noise and confusion of the street markets, Sao Paulo also has a variety of indoor malls from the small to incredibly huge. Check out Grandes Galerias, Morumbi Shopping Mall, and El Dorado and spend the day. Each mall has over 300 stores. Grandes Galeria climbs five stories high. You will find just the pair of shoes or handbag you were looking for.
Bras and Other Fresh Air Markets
There are many street markets all across the city that feature crafts, knick knacks, clothing and cheap watches. The most popular area is known as Bras, which is an industrial section of the city crammed with warehouses and factories. It also has over 1,000 merchants selling clothing of every size and color to tourists and locals alike. It’s a high adrenaline experience, and not one to undertake without a friend, but you can find exciting deals. Just stay aware and safe.
Luxury Shoes, Jewelry and Leather Goods
Enjoy sifting through racks of quality suits at Luigi Bertolli, try on a pair of pumps at Calcados Eurica or discover a first edition book at Livraria Cultura. There’s no need to settle for bargain basement when you can find international fashion around almost every corner.
Editor’s note: The information contained on this page was compiled using real traveler reviews about tips for shopping in Sao Paulo.