Salvador (April 8th to April 14th) April 14th 2006 I guess I really am "a tumbleweed in the wind" - as a comment to one of my earlier posts suggested.
Trying to do Everything
Bahia was always in my plans, but around the time I started getting sick and bored of going to the beach alone in Recife, I decided to skip the next two stops on my itinerary - Macieo and Iracajú - and head straight to Salvador, the capital of the state of Bahia. From wh ... read more
South America » Brazil » Bahia Following three centuries under the rule of Portugal, Brazil became an independent nation in 1822. By far the largest and most populous country in South America, Brazil overcame more than half a century of military intervention in the governance of t... ... read more