A Casa das Portas Velhas

Address: Largo da Palma, no 6, Salvador, State of Bahia, 40040460 , Brazil | 3 star hotel
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This 3 star hotel, located on Largo da Palma, no 6, Salvador, is near Mercado Modelo, Porto da Barra, Dique de Tororo, and Museu Afro-Brasileira.
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    Travel Blogs from Salvador

    Salvador: The Real Adventure Begins

    A travel blog entry by gretchenart on Nov 05, 2014

    181 photos

    ... and depart often from the airport.By busSalvador's long-distance bus station is in the middle of the new city, 14km from downtown. Salvador is accessible via scheduled buses from all around the country and from Paraguay. Inside the bus stations there are taxis (local taxis and executive taxis) and local buses which can all take you to many places in Salvador and the metropolitan area. Executive buses in the Iguatemi Station can be accessed from the ...

    Day 23: Salvador, Bahia, Brazil

    A travel blog entry by jsedwin on Aug 02, 2014

    33 photos

    ... gizzard with bread. I didn't know this at the time. Wikipedia's definition of gizzard: "The gizzard, also referred to as the ventriculus, gastric mill, and gigerium, is an organ found in the digestive tract of some animals, including birds." This one was chicken gizzard. It looked pretty gross but tasted pretty good, just a little different. I actually liked both dishes even though they were very strange to me. My phone was dead or I would've ...

    Beaches of Brazil

    A travel blog entry by turnleftatrio on Jul 06, 2014

    2 comments, 5 photos

    ... is only 6 hours from Salvador and we can get a connecting bus. No thanks we insisted, we can get a bus now to Recife so we don't want to wait around for 6 hours. Gosh we'd been off the hard travel road for too long! With a evil glint in her eye she said ok fine, come let's go I'll give you a refund (all in Portuguese of course but her intent was clear). She insisted on doing it quickly before we could check the other bus. With a slight feeling of something amiss in our hearts, ...

    Salvador - Day 1

    A travel blog entry by alexforrest on Jun 13, 2014

    2 photos

    ... paid R40. Got to the game 3 hours early and sunk some beers at the pub while watching Mexico v Cameroon. Mexico won 1-0. Went to the Arena Fonte Nova about an hour before kick off and soaked up the atmosphere. Spain scored first with Xavi Alonso scoring a penalty. Then Netherlands scored 5 straight... Van Persie (2) Robben (2) Dutch # 3. It was an unbelievable match, ...

    A Blast Of Culture: Salvador De Bahia

    A travel blog entry by nickjackets on Mar 11, 2014

    1 comment, 21 photos

    ... sweating like rotting raw meat,cankerous,pestilent ridden bodies bloated with cheap spirits,wild glass red eyes and urine soaked shorts too comatose even to beg.Emaciated women lying on the sharp cobbles like refuse,ribs protruding like bamboo chop sticks,the sweating stench of crack and the tale tale signs of a whoring life.

    This is no "model" historic town centre,heavily policed with gun toting uniformed brutes at every corner carting the waifs out ...