Friday, 3 February 2012
Relative distances of Brazilian state capitals from São Paulo
When friends visit they often have to curtail their travel plans when they realise the sheer size of Brazil and the fact that São Paulo is not actually in the centre of the country or anywhere near it.
Below is the distance in kilometres of each state capital from São Paulo. These are only the capital cities so obviously there are places within the boundaries of the country which are even more remote but nevertheless it gives you an appreciation of how much we São Paulo dwellers depend on increasingly costly air travel: