A Casa das Portas Velhas
No availability found through our partners. Please contact the business directly or check some of our recommended alternatives.
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
Photos of A Casa das Portas Velhas
TripAdvisor Reviews A Casa das Portas Velhas Salvador
Travel Blogs from Salvador
... the religion made from a blend of the African slave religions and Catholicism... Sound familiar? It's similar to voodoo. After discussing about Salvador a bit, we came to the conclusion that Salvador is essentially Brazil's New Orleans. The religion, culture, food, architecture, music... All sounded like everything I have ever heard about New Orleans. I could already tell I was going to love this place. My plan is to move to New Orleans when I get back from this trip. ...
... Given the sight of the main stage and the planning that had clearly gone into the day, we were bracing ourselves for a pretty mad night. To escape from the chaos of Pelourinho, we got on an elevator that is famous for separating the two levels of the city and costs the equivalent of 3p to ride. It was busier than usual, but getting to the bottom allowed us to see an impressive harbour lined with boats and a naval academy. We also bumped into a group ...
... a lot of other local cuisine. I think I've put on a lot of weight...as my family would say...I now look "healthy"!!!
The city itself is full of churches. And religion is a big thing for them. I think I got churched-out after a while!! As it's on the coast, there's a lot of boats and fishermen, so eating seafood is a must here! There's a place called farol de barra (seaside with an ...
... For Chris this was something he normaly wouldn't eat (whole fried fish). After lunch we had ice cream in the oldest ice cream shop in Salvador, open since 1931, and walked around the coast to the most famous church in Salvador, Ingles Bonfim. Our friend Elin looks a lot like a Brazilian celebrity named Xuxa (pronounced Shosha) and all day people were wanting her photo and calling out "Xuxa". It gave us a slight insight into a famous persons life. Our third day started with ...