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Echoes of Goa: Salvador, Bahia, Brazil

September 19, 2011 in Uncategorized | Comments (4)



The first Portuguese settlements in Bahia, Brazil, were founded at about the same time as those in Goa. Salvador was Brazil’s first capital and these pictures were all taken in the Pelourinho section of the city.

Convent and Church of St. Francis, 1723.





























































‘Sons of Gandhi’ – one of the biggest Carnival associations in Brazil.




















‘Terreiro de Jesus’





































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