|Curitiba is a city in, and the capital of, Paraná state. It is one of the most important cities of Southern Brazil.|
Located on a plateau 932 m above sea level, the city is 105 km west of the Atlantic Ocean. Its climate is subtropical, but less humid because of its elevation.
It is often considered one of the best planned cities because of its commitment to urban planning.
Official Municipal Website: http://www.curitiba.pr.gov.br/