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Liberdade - Sao Paulo's Japantown


Japanese flavor

Many of the businesses cater to the Asian community in Sao Paulo. People shop here for Asian groceries, Japanese books and household goods. There is one street that has a row of futon stores. There are also gift shops offering Japanese knick-knacks like tea sets, cheap kimonos and fake samurai swords.

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Making takoyaki in Liberdade
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A man makes a Japanese treat called takoyaki while a young boy impatiently watches on. Liberdade is the Asian district of Sao Paulo, Brazil. (photo taken on Feb. 2, 2008) More »

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