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Monument to the Bandeiras, Sao Paulo
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Monument to the Bandeiras is a massive granite sculpture executed by Victor Brecheret represents the Bandeirantes (based off the Portuguese word for flag) following a chosen leader into Brazil's wild terrain. This group, memorialized in stone, pays homage to a strange history that makes Portugal proud and Spain wince. The brave Bandeirantes were men from different nations who formed a team whose mission included fighting their way into wild territories to claim land for the Portuguese crown. A blend of mercenaries, explorers, soldiers, and curious adventurers, these men helped forge the way for Brazil to become an independent nation. Add Monument to the Bandeiras and other attractions to your Sao Paulo trip itinerary using our Sao Paulo vacation generator.
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  • Historical monument of the city, I recommend you go to this place close to the Ibirapuera Park. Top!
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  • Tourist destination for those visiting São Paulo. Very beautiful monument and many people take pictures with the monument in the background.
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  • Known by the nickname "let I push" the monument is near the ibirápuera Park, right in front of the AV. Brazil.
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