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Porto da Barra Turismo

Alameda Antunes, 42 - Barra, Salvador - BA, 40140-020, Brazil
+55 71 3264-3121
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Dive at Barra Salvador  Brazil

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Mon - Fri 8:30am - 6pm

Dive at Barra

Porto Da Barra is one of the more well known beaches in Salvador, Brazil, and on a daily basis is filled with both locals and tourists alike. The beach is set within a bay and contains a break-wall that keeps the water calm and great for swimming. This break-wall is a very popular place to dive into the water and is typically filled with people.

On this particular afternoon, I spent hours on the beach people-watching and relaxing. Eventually the crowd dissipated as evening fell. Only one individual remained on the break-wall and I enjoyed watching him repeatedly practice his dives. I could imagine the rush of adrenaline as he launched himself off the wall into the water. I snapped a few photos from the beach and was invigorated when I discovered that I had captured this moment in time.