To Salvador

We finally said goodbye to Barre Grande – it was kinda tough to leave. We headed up the coast to Salvador and had to make the conscious choice to skip over a few popular destinations.  Namely, Morro de Sao Paulo, Ilha Boipeba and Parque Nacional Da Chapada Diamantina.

We can’t see it all with our extremely limited 6 month visit to Brazil. It might seem ridiculous to read that, but 6 months is nowhere near enough time to experience all of Brazil. So, we’ll save those places for the next time we pass through.

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Going north, there’s a ferry to Salvador that saves about 100 km of driving, so it’s worth the wait. We were lucky and were the final vehicle allowed on the balsa. No waiting today.

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4 thoughts on “To Salvador

  • March 30, 2013 at 4:39 AM

    Interesting to note that you are now as close to Africa as you are to Argentina. Which way will you go?

    Happy Easter to the whole crew…

  • March 30, 2013 at 4:40 AM

    or Peru for that matter.

  • April 2, 2013 at 1:59 PM

    wow – did not realize that! Where’s the bridge?

  • June 2, 2015 at 7:44 AM

    Na próxima vez venha conhecer o pantanal e chapada dos guimarães de mato grosso. you foul up Bob traduzir.

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