When talking about the state of São Paulo, the superlative form is a must. It is the state with the country's largest population, largest industrial complex, highest economic production, the one that receives the largest number of immigrants and, as expected, the most cosmopolitan state in South America. With the country's best infrastructure and a highly skilled labor force, São Paulo is "Brazil's locomotive". São Paulo's participation in the Brazilian banking system reaches almost 50% in volume terms. In addition, Latin America's largest Stock Exchange is located in the state's capital.
Sao Paulo, the largest city in Brazil, is a vibrant, diverse metropolis with a variety of activities that are sure to please anyone. Sao Paulo’s rich culture, bustling streets, beautiful weather, and exciting nightlife – all in the gastronomic capital of Brazil. Some places you can’t miss are Ibirapuera Park to enjoy the gorgeous scenery. Appreciate the iconic architecture of the region, from MASP museum to the Downtown old historic buildings. Visit the stunning Teatro Municipal in São Paulo and the infamous Municipal Market of São Paulo where it is necessary to sample the local fare of the region including fruits, vegetables, meats, spices, and other food products. Do not forget Avenida Paulista, the iconic avenue of the city that never sleeps.
Every year, the EducationUSA Fair in Sao Paulo reaches thousands of students from every spectrum of the social and economic class, bringing diversity and a great pool of applicants that are interested in studying in the U.S. Every year, Sao Paulo is highly praised by the quality of applicants that attend the fair.