Village Novo

Avenida 7 de Setembro, 3659, Salvador, State of Bahia, 40140-110, Brazil | 3 star hotel
Prices starting from $68.00
 

Travel Blogs from Salvador

On to Salvador for a Quarterfinal

A travel blog entry by douglish on Jul 04, 2014

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From Fernando de Noronha we flew to Salvador with a 3 hour layover in Recife. I must say that I really didn't have many expectations of Salvador, and our arrival made me wonder what we were in for. We arrived late and didn't get a taxi until about 11:00 PM. After a 30 minute drive from the airport, the taxi driver couldn't find our hotel; rarely a …

A Brush With The Law

A travel blog entry by mattlee18

... rearranged to incorporate a few small shrimps into it, being five times the price of a bowl of plain white rice and about a quarter of the size meant there was no way I was paying for it. Tony Tony begrudgingly ate his whilst I stuck to beer until the waiter returned, to his credit he realised it had been a shambles and obliged to take my meal off the bill. I opted for some meat and cheese on a stick from people selling them on the street and went to bed on a full stomach.
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Slaves and Saints

A travel blog entry by keithandialaska

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... Our guide told us the video clip, for his song “What about us” was filmed there. Keith chatted to some young men who were demonstrating “Capoeira”. This is a unique form of dance and ritualistic fighting that was spawned during the time of slavery. Dance and music features prominently and we passed many shops selling traditional musical instruments. Our guide said they love to dance and that on Sundays the streets are closed along the ...

Gypsies, Tramps and Thieves

A travel blog entry by donmiller

... I began spreading the word to other folks who were in the
audience that weren’t aware that they were up to no good. Then a huge
older guy came up next to me and just stood there. I expect he was the
leader of the pack. He never looked at me though. Just stood stone faced
looking at the stage but not really into the music. I got bored with
the game and walked down the steps and back to the bar for beers and a
recounting of my adventure ...

Morro de Sao Paulo and Salvador

A travel blog entry by laurams

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... hecho, en mi guía de Lonley Planet dice que si te roban en Brazil, el lugar va a ser Salvador. Llegué al puerto sabiendo solamente que tenía que llegar a la estatua del Cristo en Barra, donde se encontraba mi hostal. Con el poco portugués que he aprendido, preguté donde tomar el autobús, y le pedí al que cobraba en el bus que me dijera donde tenía que pararme.

Siempre hay dos personas trabajando en los autobuses. El conductor, y el cobrador. ...

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This 3 star hotel, located on Avenida 7 de Setembro, 3659, Salvador, is near Pelourinho, Historic City Center, Olodum, and Barra.
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