As the business and commercial center of Brazil, a lot of people say that São Paulo is kind of meh compared to the natural beauty of Rio or the rich culture of Salvador, but the city really grew on me after a few visits. I even found a little green in Praça da Sé, which leads the way to the beautiful Catedral da Sé.
The daughter of a nature lover and a travel agent, Becky has spent the better part of 25 years beaching, camping, touring, teaching, and taking photos all over the world. After studying English and Psychology at Cornell University, she worked in media research in New York, LA, and San Francisco and is currently teaching English in Florianópolis, Brazil through the Fulbright U.S. Student Program. Becky is a firm believer in finding adventure in your own backyard and hopes to inspire and empower others to seek out moments of awe on a regular basis. In her spare time, she enjoys yoga, coming-of-age stories and taking candid/creepy pictures of couples for her blog, Looking for Love. View all posts by Becky Lee