São José dos Campos Fors & Againsts


  • Good atmosphere for making new acquaintances and friends
  • Mostly negative attitude to cigarettes
  • Average monthly expenses are pretty low
  • Internet speed is excellent
  • Not overfilled with people
  • Very good healthcare system
  • Clean air without pollution
  • Very high level of secondary and higher education
  • Mild weather conditions throughout all the year
  • Current weather is warm
  • Relationship between people and authorities is based on the principles of democracy


  • Realy heavy traffic with bad road conditions
  • Not appropriate for families with children
  • Dangerous at all
  • Not favorable business environment
  • Not a lot of cafes and restaurants, places to relax and have some entertainment
  • Freedom of speech is quite limited
  • Women have to be careful especially alone
  • Bad English, it’s not easy to communicate with locals