Bike paths, jogging tracks, an amphitheater and gardens designed by Burle Marx: these are the secrets of Igapó Lake. The dam is the city’s main leisure area and a true postcard location, together with Mata dos Godoy (Godoy Woods), a state park with hiking trails that cross regions of subtropical forest.
Downtown, it’s the college students who set the pace and pack the bars, clubs, and restaurants. Speaking of which, houses such as Strassberg, in the Warta district, specialize in savory garganey meat, a legacy inherited from German immigrants.
Coffee lost some of its relevance after a strong frost during the 70s, but can still be seen in tours by travel agencies that promote the coffee route, in farms and factories in Londrina and neighboring cities.