Difference between revisions of "Curitiba"
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Curitiba is the largest cities in the prosperous South region, and its population is largely descended from German and Polish immigrants. The city is known to urban planners worldwide for its innovative public transit system.
Curitiba is about six hours by bus from São Paulo.
Curitiba is one of the major cities of Brazil, and you should have no difficulty getting a plane from São Paulo, Rio de Janeiro, or other major cities. Flights to Foz do Iguaçu usually have connections in Curitiba anyways.
The train to the coastal town Paranaguá makes an excellent day trip. The ride descends through some of last remaining Atlantic rainforest.