Is this a good city for LGBT expatriates? Why or why not?
I think it is in general, though homophobia is still an issue in many parts of Brazil. My impression is that it's better in the big cities overall. - Aug 2020
Yes, while some harassment exists, in general, the culture is very tolerant and open. - Jun 2014
There are obvious prejudices, but I have not heard about any overt violence against gays. - Jan 2011