The capital of the state of Paraná, was founded in the 17th century as a gold-mining camp, and became the capital in 1854, experiencing rapid growth following the 1940’s. Its people are a synthesis of a several cultures of the immigrants that arrived in the city during the 19th century abd early 20th century.
Curitiba is a complete success in urban organization and its reputation is at the top, due to the high life standards of the inhabitants, the highest in Brazil.
The city is fully equipped with the best of the medical service, quality in urban transportation system as well the education’s system are differenials comparing to other states in Brazil. With large avenues, beautiful parks and gardens, Curitiba earns the fame of a wonderful and clean city.