Tag Archives: taxis

How to Stay Safe and Sound During the World Cup

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As promised, today I am posting on how to stay safe if you are coming to Brazil, and Sao Paulo in particular, for the World Cup. My partner in “crime,” Brazil in My Eyes, posted last week on the topic. If … Continue reading

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Safe in São Paulo: Taxis and Public Transportation

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Last week we discussed avoid crime while driving, parking or using a car. But what if you decide not to drive (because we scared you so much…)? Like any city, you have options for getting across town other than hoofing it. Continue reading

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Taxi Tactics

I got really tired of wondering if I was being driven around aimlessly in taxis in order to jack up the fare. Don’t get me wrong, I’ve got nothing against taxi drivers. However, in every population, you have good eggs … Continue reading

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