Grande Hotel da Barra

Rua Forte Sao Diogo, 02, Salvador, State of Bahia, 40130001, Brazil | 3 star hotel
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Travel Blogs from Salvador

Independence Day

A travel blog entry by tholdsworth89

... described as 'why on earth have you come to this part of town?'. The 'reality' of the situation was amusingly put into perspective by an Indian guy who I overhead saying "this is better than the streets where I come from" as Pedro spoke of the cruel underbelly of the city. By the time Pedro's Magical Mystery Tour reached a break at a back-street smoothie store it became clear that our host had lost his audience and even Tony Barnard's patience was wearing ...


A travel blog entry by ashysingh

... could pull it of) and the lady at the hair stall taught me some samba so I am as I the middle of the street haha also rach made friends with an old guy! Our room has a hammock! And it was pretty Ballin. We freshened up and headed out to eat. We found this little restaurant where we had fish stew! It was very good and the man gave us free caprinhas yay! The city was alive and beautiful at night I loved ...

English version 1

A travel blog entry by sigitastrip


... town 7 hours away by buss from Salvador. Here i spend a weekend, i did some caving, hiking, swimming and partying in the jungle fool moon festival. I fell in love with this little town it's so nice here, calm and peaceful. I could definitely spend here a week or more. But now I'm back in Salvador, because i have to fly tonight 21st to ...

Eu Nao Falo Portuguese/ I don't speak Portuguese!

A travel blog entry by igowander


... and as much as I knew I would love taking classes from my wonderful SFA professors, I knew there was no way in hades I was moving back to Nacogdoches and I am not a fan of online learning. Jeana explained to me that the program they use is similar to skype in that you actually watch the class online and they can see you as well. You can participate as if you are really there. I was going to start classes this spring but decided that with teaching 4 levels of Spanish, coaching ...

Salvador: the African soul of Brazil

A travel blog entry by alexennis269


... freely, although Im sure a big part of the fear comes from the fact of not knowing which places are safe to go and which arent and from constantly being exposed to a self reinforcing litany of paranoiac warnings. Had we known a few locals who could have shown us around Im sure we would have felt more comfortable and had a much better experience. Three days was enough for us so we escaped the rain by making our way across the bay and south to the small seaside town of ...

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This 3 star hotel, located on Rua Forte Sao Diogo, 02, Salvador, is near Pelourinho, Historic City Center, Olodum, and Barra.
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