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Why locals love it
An area filled with bars, restaurantes and small shops. Locals usually find everything they need in Savassi and they usually come here very often. It's visited 9-5 and after hours by locals and tourists that visit the city.
Why you should visit it
You will sense a little bit of Belo's vibe around this area. If you like eating, shopping, drinking, cultural activities or only watching the flow of the city you definitively should visit Savassi. From here you can extend your visit to Praça da Liberdade and the museums around the square.
You could taste typical food from Minas Gerais in Dona Lucinha or try Brazil's northeast food like Moqueca or Acarajé in Baiana do Acarajé.