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Reviewed 1 week ago

This neighborhood is a great place to go on a Sunday morning. Restaurants, stores, markets- you can find everything oriental there. On Sundays, they have, on the main square, ladies writing names and wishes in Japanese to be kept in your wallet for good luck.

Thank Branca2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Typical neighborhood of São Paulo of oriental immigrants of Japanese majority, followed by the Chinese. Typical restaurants with many options from the luxurious to the simpler, all with well-prepared food. Various Market options with all imported imported ingredients. Typical oriental fashion shops from tatamis, clothes,...More

Thank João H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Where in the world would you imagine a place like this, completely outside Japan!. I had an amazing time, would recommend a visit also to eat in the street market.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

With several universities and hospitals in the area, the streets are full of mostly young people even late in the night. Good transport via the Metro stations- Liberdarde and St Joachim- provide quick access to other areas. The shops and restaurants are Asian themed. Good...More

Thank Barbara N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This neighboohood is a must see if you came to SP, the foods street, restaurants, stores and grosseries are special and related to oriental culture. It is very crowded during weekends but is a organized mess... a funny one. There is also an small and...More

Thank Thaís V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Liberdade neighborhood usually known as the Japanese neighborhood cannot escape world dynamics. The Chinese and other oriental minorities are taking over. We know that Brazil has a huge Japanese community, but you will definitely not find it ruling Liberdade. The neighborhood has a very...More

Thank Fernando M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I love to visit Liberdade! You can stay there, have lunch, have dinner and buy a lot of stuffs with a good price. Yamaga is amazing to eat sushi and Tigrao for appetizers. You can go with friends, family and children. It is a safe...More

Thank Mel278
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You know when you are in Liberdade proper as the street lamps get fancy. That's about it, I didn't get much of a Japanese feel, I guess the best time to visit would be for a festival or occasion in the Japanese calendar when the...More

Thank Z D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I wasn’t aware of the Japanese story with São Paulo but am now. Very interesting place to visit. You cannot visit without having some magnificent sashimi though!

Thank Gooner_JT
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lots of food shops, restaurants, japanese goods. There is a street market on Sundays. Parking can be expensive, but it is super easy to get there using the subway.

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Liberdade
As the largest Japanese community outside of Japan,
Liberdade offers a variety of shops with Asian
products and restaurants with diverse Asian cuisines.
Liberdade is a world unto its own - you may forget you
are in São Paulo. The streets are decorated with red
lamps and there are various markets. On the weekends,
there is a great street fair at Liberdade Square,
starting right by the subway entrance. The Oriental
...More
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Wagner Marques S
16 September 2018|
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Response from PaulDixon_12 | Reviewed this property |
O bairro é violento e desinteressante, uma decepção enorme. À noite é muito ruim mesmo, cheio de drogados. Há alguns lugares para visitar: Comer um 'harumaki' na feirinha (a banca de placas azuis é melhor) - sábados e... More
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Wagner Marques S
16 September 2018|
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Response from SKiss303631 | Reviewed this property |
A Praça em si, com suas inúmeras barracas de comidas típicas e artesanato, e as ruas ao seu redor, com lojas típicas. Na Praça está a estação do Metrô
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