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. Using our world travel planner, Sao Paulo attractions like Monument to the Bandeiras can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • THIS MONUMENT is ONE OF THE MOST FAMOUS POTAL CARD OF São Paulo. Attached to Ibirapuera Park, it is a very beautiful place. Imperdivel
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  • This fairly mammoth monument is located just outside the Ibirapuera park. The sculpture impresses with its size.
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  • If u love art and historic places u'll love it. Near to ibirapuera park. Its an amazing representation of sao paulo's history.
  • It's interesting historical place
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