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Located 63 km from the state capital of São Paulo, Jundiaí has about 340,000 inhabitants, spread over an area of 432 square km.
Access to the city is done by Anhanguera, Bandeirantes and Dom Gabriel Paulino Couto, besides the proximity to highways Castelo Branco, Dom Pedro I and Fernão Dias.

The inauguration of a chapel dedicated to Nossa Senhora do Desterro, in the year 1651, marked the beginning of the recognition of the town of Jundiaí.

The name jundiaí in Tupi, means the river of silver catfish .

In the following decades, the city became a strategic railway junction area, which allowed the immigration of English, Spanish and Italians, encouraged by government incentives, they planned to replace the labor-slave.
In the last decades of the nineteenth century, Jundiaí stood out as an important center coffee producer in the state of São Paulo and, from 1890, the city received a large body of Italian immigrants, whose influence began to emerge in perfect harmony with the inhabitants the city.
In the first half of the twentieth century, Jundiaí discovered his industrial vocation, which continues untill today as the city that has one of the largest industrial parks in Latin America.
Jundiai stands currently in the development of cultural, educational, technological and Environmental.

The "Serra do Japi" is one of the few remaining points of the Atlantic Forest still existing in the interior, with a total length of about 350 sq km.
As an area of encounter between the Atlantic Forest with Forest Plateau, the "Serra do Japi" is rich in biodiversity and it is considerede a symbol of the city.

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Lais CensiLais Censi moderator I was born in jundiaí! 02/03/2010
Nara SchenkelNara Schenkel moderator 07/11/2011
Isabelle MarcelinoIsabelle Marcelino moderator Cause I live here 07/19/2009
Rodrigo FarinaRodrigo Farina moderator 01/03/2008
Emilia AzumaEmilia Azuma moderator 07/29/2011
Eduardo C.Eduardo C. Why not! 01/16/2012
Camilla SouzaCamilla Souza I live in Jundiaí and I want know new people!! 07/27/2012
Iris CIris C Eu morei aqui, e eu quero apprender portugues e conhecer pessoas maneiras! 02/24/2014


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Anybody wanna go for a winery tour with me?Sachi Sakai-  03/23/2014
Passeios em JundiaíAline Ouros-  02/17/2014
Grupo de estudosCamilla Souza2  02/03/2014
1º meeting de 2014!Emilia Azuma-  01/20/2014
Ultima Quarta-Quarta de 2013!Emilia Azuma-  11/27/2013
CachoeirasRoberta Sales1  11/23/2013
Meeting - Quinta-quarta de HalloweenEmilia Azuma-  10/29/2013
Meeting - Quarta-quarta SetembroEmilia Azuma2  09/27/2013
Meeting - Quarta-quarta! AgostoEmilia Azuma-  08/26/2013
Meeting - Quinta-quarta! JulhoEmilia Azuma5  08/01/2013
Accomodation in JundiaiWesley Hoft3  07/29/2013
ANY SOUTH AFRICANS?Wesley Hoft-  07/08/2013
Meeting - Quarta-quarta! JunhoEmilia Azuma-  06/25/2013
Meeting - Quarta-quarta!Emilia Azuma-  05/22/2013
Quarto para alugarÉrica Loise Tomazini-  05/18/2013
Hospedagem em JundiaiDulci Monteiro4  02/23/2013
1, 2 e 3 de fevereiro - Convites gratuitos para 2 peças de teatro em JundiaíRoberto Borenstein18  02/04/2013
Alguém procurando por um roommate?Roberto Campos Junior2  01/25/2013
Primeiro Meeting de 2013!!! Cs Jundiaí group monthly meeting!Lais Censi-  01/23/2013
CS SP Atividades jan/fev 2013 : 1.o Meeting + Festa de Novatos / Cinema Paradiso PartyAndy Nakamura-  01/10/2013
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