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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 …
... Right by there was this place ehere Vini took Carol for their one year anniversary, the restaurant, so we looked around there and that was cool and historic. After that, we went to a modern art museum nearby. The house itself was super cool. It had this old elevator and awesome at architecture. Vini and I talked about art and how, basically, in the words of John Green, "books belong to their readers" Do no matter what the artist intended, it really is up your interpretation. For ...
... mine (his are soooo much better). Eveything is just amazing. Then the pizza got here, and one half was pepperoni, the other half had Brazilian sausage, bacon, olives, onions, and some Brazilian cheese on top. I had the crazy kind and it was good, way different from anything I had ever eaten. We had more of the maracuja juice and it's still really good. Oh, I almost forgot, before we ate Mr. Rosanelis prayed, and after he thanked God for the food, he thanked God for me ...
Best place to watch a World Cup game (other than the stadium): Manaus’ theater square. Spectacular setting, and it turns into a party as soon as the games end
Best church: Salvador’s Igreja Sao Francisco. It was so different than all those Western European cathedrals. Olinda had a few churches come close, too.
Best restaurant: Tie between the francesinha place in Porto and the goat restaurant (Bode do No) ...
... favelas. It was a little scary, because we didn't know where the bus was headed or where we should get off, and we couldn't communicate with anyone due to the language barrier. We knew we would need to take a taxi to get to the Pelourinho from wherever we disembarked, but we also knew we would not be able to get a taxi in these neighborhoods. I slipped my wedding band into a bottle of Advil at the bottom of my purse and prepared to hoof it through a ...