Vitória Apartment Rental Photos and Description
3 bedroom apartment with en-suite in the hall of victory
Located in Hall of Victory, near the Sheraton Bahia (700 meters), Arena Fonte Nova (3. 200 meters) and to the main attractions of Salvador, is an excellent option to stay for the most anticipated event of Bahia in 2014.
The proximity to the Porto da Barra (1. 400m) is another great opportunity to enjoy the beauty and tranquility of the Sea in the All Saints Bay. There exists the practice of Stand Up Paddle in the warm, calm waters of the Sea of Bahia.
In Slope Bar is located in the Bahia Yacht Club, just 1 Km far from our apartment.
We are located near Pelourinho, Bahia Marina and the Lacerda Elevator, places of great tourist visitation in Salvador.
Large apartment, equipped to accommodate up to 8 people comfortably. Air conditioning in 3 bedrooms.
The apartment has ¾, one being a suite area of 104 meters. We have 3 bedroom closets. We have kitchen cabinets, laundry area with washing machine and a small service room with bathroom.
He is full spring, which ensures a pleasant temperature. The apartment is on the sixth floor of the building, a fact that also ensures good ventilation. The property is in excellent condition, as it was recently renovated. The apartment has electric current of 110 volts, with plenty of outlets in every room.
Salvador is a leading vacation destinations in the country, with its warm water beaches, warm climate and rich cuisine, she visitors conquest of Brazil and the world. The oldest city in Brazil, founded with the name São Salvador da Bahia de Todos os Santos in 1549, today only called Salvador, is the capital of the state of Bahia and was, until 1763, the capital of Brazil. With over 2.7 million inhabitants, Salvador is the most populous and wealthy city in the Northeast.
The history of Brazil and El Salvador begins 48 years before the founding of the city, with the discovery of Todos os Santos Bay by the Portuguese in 1501. Nine years later, a French ship was wrecked off the coast of Bahia, one of the survivors, Diogo Alvares, one of the most important characters in the history of the colonization of the region. It is said that the other survivors of the shipwreck were killed and eaten by the Indians Tupinambás, who inhabited the region, while Diogo was welcomed by them getting the name Caramuru. He lived among the Indians and facilitated contact with European travelers of the native peoples of Brazil. It is said that even the chief Tupinambás, Taparica, Diogo gave one of his daughters, Paraguassu, to be his wife. His story is told in the Brazilian epic poem 'Caramuru' Frei Santa Rita Durão.
Sometime after the founding of the city, begins production of sugar from sugar cane, a product that would become the most exported by the colony in the seventeenth century. This fact changed the social characteristics of Salvador definitively because sugar production came with African slaves. And the city that had the highest sugar production, was also a major center of the slave trade in South America The result is a mixture of influences in shaping the city. Are Portuguese, Africans and Indians who have their differences reflected in the diversity that is characteristic of Salvador until the present day.
The African influence, however, is the most evident. Most of Salvador's population is black, which makes the city the center of the african-Brazilian culture. Elements of African culture are found throughout the city. There capoeira (dance mix created by slaves and fight) in the streets, "Bahian" dressed in white selling delicious acarajé, food that has African influence, and if you listen to the beat of drums, do not fear, are the rituals Candomblé (polytheistic cult of African origin). That is why Salvador is known as "Black Rome", to be the center of a stay of religion and culture characteristics.
Among the main sights of the city is the neighborhood of Pelourinho, which is the historic center of Salvador. The "Pelourinho" as it is called by locals, was declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1985 for its beautiful architecture and the presence of several historical monuments. In this region there are also excellent restaurants with typical Bahian dishes such as moqueca Bobo and Bahia.
Welcome to Bahia - BRAZIL
The State of Bahia is located in eastern Brazil, bathed by the Atlantic Ocean along the 600 miles of coastline, two bays and more than 100 islands. Bahia is blessed with a great variety of tourist destinations and it has been occupying an ever-increasing share of the market in vast ecological tourism thanks to its stunningly beautiful landscapes, unique ecosystems and environmental preservation areas. The climate is mild, with an average annual temperature of 27 º C, the sun shines almost year-round, Which enlivens the spirit and tans the skin of hospitable and friendly people.
Salvador, the first capital of Brazil and the capital of the state of Bahia, is the place to start. The city is notable in Brazil for its cuisine, music and architecture, and its metropolitan area is the Wealthiest in Brazil's Northeast. Salvador is the third most populous Brazilian city, after São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro and it is located on a small, roughly triangular peninsula que separates Todos os Santos Bay from the open waters of the Atlantic Ocean. The bay, Which gets its name from having been discovered on All Saints' Day forms a natural harbor. Salvador is a major export port, lying at the heart of the Reconcavo Baiano, a rich agricultural and industrial region encompassing the northern portion of coastal Bahia. The African influence in many cultural aspects of the city makes it the center of Afro-Brazilian culture and this in turn Reflects the curious situation In which African-associated cultural practices are celebrated. The historical center, frequently called the Pelourinho, is renowned for its Portuguese colonial architecture with historical monuments, dating from the 17th through the 19th centuries, and it was declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1985.
The history of Brazil starts here!
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