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Baianas Memorial

Great views from upper city of the lower city and All Saints Bay and Itaparica Island from the... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2015
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Memorial das Baianas

The Memorial das Baianas is at a very prominent plaza in the Pelourinho. it is also next to a... read more

Reviewed 7 December 2014
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Praca da Cruz Caida | Centro Historico, Salvador, State of Bahia, Brazil
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At the Pelourinho's Praça da Sé is a Memorial to the Baianas, that iconic figure of old Salvador. Besides a small museum there is a sculpture of a smiling Baiana, which is one of the most popular spots for photographing tourists. Also from here one...More

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Reviewed 19 September 2015

This memorial is on a terrace overlooking the sea, Praca de Cruz Caida; a sub-plaza of the Praca de Se, halfway between the cathedral and the Elevador Lacerda. There’s a life-sized Baiana puppet outside, so it’s difficult to miss. The museum is dedicated to the...More

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Reviewed 31 July 2015

Great views from upper city of the lower city and All Saints Bay and Itaparica Island from the plaza outside the memorial

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Reviewed 7 December 2014

The Memorial das Baianas is at a very prominent plaza in the Pelourinho. it is also next to a museum/ gallery that shows some history & culture of Bahia. Lovely ladies in traditional costumes dating back to African origins can be seen here. Recommended!

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