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Salvador da Bahia   by Jamie Hanson

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Salvador da Bahia is the most famous and ancient tourist place in Brazil. Salvador de Bahia is very popular for its traditional festivals, culture, music and dance and the great carnivals. The local people generally call Salvador da Bahia either Salvador or Bahia.. Due to its geological position (close to the equator) it is covered with forests and deserts. It is popular for its natural beauty which is delightful and bright. Furthermore the South Atlantic Ocean which is quite near to this city increases its picturesque beauty.
Salvador de Bahia is a prosperous traditional city which is popular for renowned traditions, the olden ambiguity, historic places and lonely people which leave an unforgettable effect on the people visiting this city. Salvador de Bahia shows the traditional legacy of the Europeans, Africans and the Americans. Salvador de Bahia not only is rich in its artistic ethics but also shows these ethics in reorganized society through Brazilian art and talent. The harmonious music and their particular way of dancing can be seen in the Carnival festivals. The Carnival also called the Carnaval here a huge party on the streets, more than 2 million people rejoice this occasion on 15 miles long streets. Their enjoyment and thrill can be easily seen, the rhythm exposes Brazilâ€ôs uniqueness. There are a number of carnival groups that reveal Brazilian and African tradition and rhythm. Some carnival groups like samba, afoxean, capoeria are the most popular among others. The city is very lively and it comprises a long coastline with beaches for over 30 miles. It is a city of fun and frolic, amusement and pleasure, happiness and love, colorful and energetic and you can find everything from crazy festivities to warm beaches, from conventional gathering to calm zones, everything that you had desired for from a long period. 
Pelourinho District, Salvador Da Bahia, Baia De Todos Os Santos, Bahia, Brazil
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As the evening turns to dusk the lively city turns wilder and livelier. Salvador de Bahia is indeed the latest tourist attraction, with a complete different atmosphere that fills your life with colors.

Our thousands thanks to Amerigo Vespucci, the man who founded the great America and even presented us this city with natural beauty. He came to Brazil in 1501, and named it as Bay of All Saints as first November 1501 is celebrated as the day of all saints. Salvador de Bahia was discovered in 1549, the capital of Brazil in those times. Now it is the capital of the state-Bahia and hence it is the most popular and the oldest city of Brazil. The city is a blend of modern and cultural morals. This ancient location has several museums and cathedrals which reflects olden culture in their formation; it is a city of historic events and episodes.
Pelhourinho, Salvador De Bahia, Unesco World Heritage Site, Bahia, Brazil, South America
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You will have a wonderful and an amazing experience on the beautiful beaches, with clean and clear water along with the ancient beauty. The active crowd on the beaches is far sufficient to rock you where the beaches like Calm Cloves, Porto da Barra have activities like swimming, underwater fishing, sailing, underwater sports, which creates an enthusiastic and vigorous atmosphere. The wild Aleluia beach, famous for water surfers meets the Atlantic Ocean and this is not the end, there are beaches particularly for kids also, where the beaches are bordered by coral reefs.

The most popular party festivals like the New Year Eve is celebrated along the beaches of this ancient city, Salvador da Bahia, which is keyed up by dances, music, performances, carnivals ant the specific beat of the Brazilians!

To reach Salvador de Bahia is quite convenient as it has well maintained airways and the famous airport Deputado Luis Eduardo Magalhaes International Airport assists you reach the popular ancient city of Brazil.

You can rent either a taxi or a bus to arrive at the city of Salvador de Bahia, buses are favored as these are cheaper compared to taxis and in little time you arrive at the beautiful historic city of Brazil-Salvador de Bahia.

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Bahia Othon Palace Hotel Salvador
With 278 rooms, this property contains all the amenities and services you would expect from a 4-star hotel. There are television, bathtub, ironing board in each of the hotel's well-equipped rooms. Featuring meeting facilities, 24hr room service, bar/pub, coffee shop, this Salvador hotel is sure to make each guest's trip an enjoyable one. Unwind after your day with a choice of gym, indoor pool, kids club - just a few of the hotel's excellent sporting and leisure offerings. Guests will find this service-oriented hotel with superb facilities and amenities provides excellent value.
Pestana Convento do Carmo Hotel Salvador
First ever historical and luxury hotel of Brazil. Located in the picturesque district of Pelourinho in Salvador, the Pestana Convento do Carmo belongs to the traditional Pousadas de Portugal hotel group.  Construction began on this friary in 1586, commissioned by the First Order of Carmelite Friars. Over the centuries, it has been the stage for major historical events and today it is Brazilís first luxury historic hotel. The striking colonial architecture of the Pestana Convento do Carmo blends with graceful furniture and works of art, taking back to more elegant age in its imposing lobby. Its sophisticated services ensure unforgettable experiences for its guests.
Vila Gale Salvador
This sophisticated 5-star oceanfront hotel sits on Ondina Beach, just 2 km from Bahia Yacht Club. It offers a health club with gym and stylish rooftop pool and cocktail bar. All rooms offer air conditioning, while some feature a DVD player and stunning sea views. Guests at Vila Galé can admire the sunset and whilst enjoying tasty shrimps and an exclusive strawberry daiquiry at the pool bar. They can also benefit from a daily breakfast buffet. The restaurant at Salvador´s Vila Galé serves regional cod and meat specialities, and features an extensive selection of Casa de Santa Vitória Alentejo wines. Vila Galé Salvador is 23 km from Luis Eduardo Magalhães Airport, and just 50 metres from the bus stop. It is also 1 km from both Barra Shopping Mall and the zoo. Parking and Wi-Fi are available.
Villa Bahia Salvador
 hotel like no other in Salvador da Bahia: two magnificent mansions with colonial charm, a journey through verdant courtyards, the pleasure of first-class gastronomy. Nestled in the heart of Pelourinho, the historic quarter of the UNESCO World Heritage listed city; the Villa is comprised of two adjoining 17th and 18th century colonial homes, remnants of the Portuguese era.  Overlooking the colourful facades of the district, the 17 rooms have been carefully renovated to preserve their original spirit. The result is enticing: an authentic colonial atmosphere, enhanced by two garden courtyards, a refreshing plunge pool and a panoramic terrace. 
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