Grande Hotel da Barra

Rua Forte Sao Diogo, 02, Salvador, State of Bahia, 40130001, Brazil | 3 star hotel
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A Blast Of Culture: Salvador De Bahia

A travel blog entry by nickjackets

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Out on the streets,where the real world lived large bubbly black ladies dressed in 18Th century dresses complete with hooped skirts layered in white silk and lace entertained the tourists.Huge multi-coloured head turban scarves wrapped up high counter balanced by large chunky swinging gold earrings and red coated smiling lips greeted everyone with a deep throated "Hola!" and "$3 for a photo please".
In the main square ,rickety wheeled food carts laden with ...

Beautiful Salvador

A travel blog entry by leticiadsantos

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CARNIVAL

A travel blog entry by lifeofagringa

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... the popular songs and within no time we were singing along to what we thought the words were in broken Portuguese. A lot of people were dressed up with funny hats, paint or traditional Carnival dress, so we felt more at home with some glitter on our faces. The first 2 nights we stayed on the streets (Pipoca) with the locals soaking up the vibrant atmosphere and culture and sneeked into a couple of Blocos. The 3rd night our tour group ...

Bahia by Night - Cultural Extravaganza

A travel blog entry by jabu74ni

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... buffet, a wide variety of foods both European and African and lots of it and again well presented.

The show kicked off with African drumming which accompanied all the performances. First was the Candomble element represented by the dance of the Orixas. This was led by Oxun dressed in the characteristic yellow in the typical Bahian dress style. Others followed all dressed in their particular colors including Yansa dressed in ...

Encontro of Afro Brasilan Dance, what a joy

A travel blog entry by soooz

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... swear there was not a person who left that room untouched by the sentiments and personal touches in the teaching.

I am noting that although I need longer recovery time I am keeping up quite well with the classes, doing 2 -3 hours of dancing a day, 2 days on 1 day off, and coping super well. The pilates means my core is stable for pirhouettes, bends, flexes, first through to fifth posiiton and rapid execution of movement. Today in Mestre King's ...

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Location

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