Rua Edgard Loureiro, 98 - B - Cabula, Salvador - BA, 40342-100, Brazil
A foodie mainstay in Salvador far off the beaten path in residential Cabula, Paraíso Tropical puts a gourmet spin on regional delicacies like the fantastic shrimp, octopus and lobster moqueca (seafood stew) for two people. Many of the...
Praça Visc. de Cayru, s/n - Comercio, Salvador - BA, 40015-170, Brazil
For a city of its size and tourism pedigree, Salvador is surprisingly short on great shops. The Mercado Modelo—a two-story former slave containment area—offers dozens of stalls for regional handicrafts and souvenirs.
This new government-supported handicrafts shop in Pelourinho is an initiative for shoppers to buy direct from artisans supported by Bahia's Art & Culture Association (Cultuarte). The focus here is quality over quantity.