The prestigious Condé Nast Traveler magazine listed the 10 destinations in the world to visit in 2020 and fourth is Salvador da Bahia, one of our favorite places in Brazil. It’s more than 450 years of history, and the mix of European, African and indigenous heritages has resulted in one of Brazil’s most exciting musical, dance and culinary styles that became the soul of Salvador. The beautiful architectural heritage of houses and churches has been painstakingly restored enhancing the beauty of Portuguese-Brazilian colonial baroque and creating new spaces for museums, hotels, restaurants and shops….
Salvador, also known as São Salvador, Salvador de Bahia, and Salvador da Bahia (Brazilian Portuguese: is the capital of the Brazilian state of Bahia. With 2.9 million people (2013), it is the largest city proper in the Northeast Region and the 4th-largest city proper in the country, after São Paulo, Rio de Janeiro and Brasília….