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Bandana
08-24-2008, 03:08 PM
Wish I knew why ilp love Bahia http://www.jamaicans.com/forums/images/smilies/nahtalktoyuh.gif


all now mi noh see one picture http://www.jamaicans.com/forums/images/smilies/whatever.gif

ILP
08-24-2008, 04:02 PM
http://www.jamaicans.com/forums/images/smilies/70361-embarassed.gif

photobucket tek too long http://www.jamaicans.com/forums/images/smilies/70394-bawlout.gif

Bandana
08-24-2008, 04:05 PM
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Marielle
08-04-2009, 08:10 AM
hmm, just stumbled on this thread in the archive....

I have some photos of Bahia, so will post

Salvador skyline at dusk, the beach at Barra

http://i253.photobucket.com/albums/hh59/amarie2008_photos/BahiaJuly2004062.jpg

Marielle
08-04-2009, 08:14 AM
Pelourinho, the old quarter

http://i253.photobucket.com/albums/hh59/amarie2008_photos/BahiaJuly2004032.jpg

Marielle
08-04-2009, 08:17 AM
http://i253.photobucket.com/albums/hh59/amarie2008_photos/BahiaJuly2004035.jpg

Marielle
08-04-2009, 08:18 AM
http://i253.photobucket.com/albums/hh59/amarie2008_photos/BahiaJuly2004038.jpg

Marielle
08-04-2009, 08:20 AM
the lovely ladies of Salvador

http://i253.photobucket.com/albums/hh59/amarie2008_photos/BahiaJuly2004055.jpg

Marielle
08-04-2009, 08:27 AM
Capoeira show at Mestre Bemba centre (I clicked at exactly the right moment http://www.jamaicans.com/forums/images/smilies/grin.gif)

http://i253.photobucket.com/albums/hh59/amarie2008_photos/BahiaJuly2004090.jpg

Marielle
08-04-2009, 08:30 AM
view from the elevator Lacerda that connects between Pelourinho and the beach area

http://i253.photobucket.com/albums/hh59/amarie2008_photos/BahiaJuly2004125.jpg

Marielle
08-04-2009, 08:53 AM
dark clouds over Pelourinho

http://i253.photobucket.com/albums/hh59/amarie2008_photos/BahiaJuly2004041.jpg

Marielle
08-04-2009, 08:57 AM
beautiful artwork there, also miniatures for fitting into luggage home http://www.jamaicans.com/forums/images/smilies/grin.gif

http://i253.photobucket.com/albums/hh59/amarie2008_photos/BahiaJuly2004036.jpg

Marielle
08-04-2009, 08:59 AM
more prettified houses in Pelourinho (World Heritage site)

http://i253.photobucket.com/albums/hh59/amarie2008_photos/BahiaJuly2004034.jpg

Marielle
08-04-2009, 09:03 AM
view from inside one of the churches

http://i253.photobucket.com/albums/hh59/amarie2008_photos/BahiaJuly2004081.jpg

Marielle
08-04-2009, 09:15 AM
The island of Morro de Sao Paolo, fabulous beach destination (no cars http://www.jamaicans.com/forums/images/smilies/bannana_purple.gif)

the view from our pousada

http://i253.photobucket.com/albums/hh59/amarie2008_photos/BahiaJuly2004095.jpg

Marielle
08-04-2009, 09:23 AM
magical rainbow over the beach

http://i253.photobucket.com/albums/hh59/amarie2008_photos/BahiaJuly2004102.jpg

Marielle
08-04-2009, 09:28 AM
always a beach bar to stop off for a caipirinha http://www.jamaicans.com/forums/images/smilies/grin.gif or a soda (this is the last one I have on photobucket).

Hope you enjoyed them! http://www.jamaicans.com/forums/images/smilies/wavey.gif

http://i253.photobucket.com/albums/hh59/amarie2008_photos/BahiaJuly2004100.jpg

R00TS
08-04-2009, 09:29 AM
Great photos as usual Marielle http://www.jamaicans.com/forums/images/smilies/70409-waytogo.gif
Bandanna and ILP are going to be surprised to see these aye http://www.jamaicans.com/forums/images/smilies/cool.gif

Marielle
08-04-2009, 09:38 AM
Thanks Roots!

I'll see if I can get the time to upload a few more onto photobucket to post here in the next few days.....

(Also got photos from Natal (further up the coast), could post them too on a new thread).....

R00TS
08-04-2009, 09:44 AM
http://www.jamaicans.com/forums/images/smilies/cool.gif http://www.jamaicans.com/forums/images/smilies/70409-waytogo.gif look forward to it!

Diplomat
08-04-2009, 11:55 AM
Beautiful pictures http://www.jamaicans.com/forums/images/smilies/70409-waytogo.gif I love the bright colors on the buildings...

trelawnysmall
08-06-2009, 12:36 AM
Wow, wow, wow how colorful and interesting. Great shots, I love all of them. Thanks so much for them. http://www.jamaicans.com/forums/images/smilies/notworthy.gif (jeeze I need to travel sometime soon off this rock http://www.jamaicans.com/forums/images/smilies/cry.gif )

Peasie
08-06-2009, 12:46 AM
Thank you for these gorgeous photos http://www.jamaicans.com/forums/images/smilies/70371-jump.gif Just today a friend emailed from Bahia http://www.jamaicans.com/forums/images/smilies/70371-jump.gif She owns a condo three miles from the beach. I'm seriously considering visiting next year.

Laurel
08-10-2009, 12:35 PM
looks so very lovely - thanks for sharing!!

jah_yout
08-13-2009, 02:26 PM
nice!

i just finished reading a book on brazilian history too http://www.jamaicans.com/forums/images/smilies/70409-waytogo.gif

Marielle
08-14-2009, 07:48 AM
<div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: Gungo Peas</div><div class="ubbcode-body"> Just today a friend emailed from Bahia http://www.jamaicans.com/forums/images/smilies/70371-jump.gif She owns a condo three miles from the beach. I'm seriously considering visiting next year. </div></div>

Lucky her!! Yes, do go!! Absolutely fabulous beach places all up and down the coast there, eco-villages, etc. and very laid back, brazilian style http://www.jamaicans.com/forums/images/smilies/70377-loveeyes.gif

Thanks for the http://www.jamaicans.com/forums/images/smilies/70409-waytogo.gif everyone!

Haven't had the chance yet to upload more, will do a.s.a.p. (next week at the earliest).

Enjoy your weekend!

Marielle
08-20-2009, 08:02 AM
O.k., finally uploaded some more photos....

view of Salvador taken from the Lacerda (elevator).

http://i253.photobucket.com/albums/hh59/amarie2008_photos/AllPhotos2690.jpg

Marielle
08-20-2009, 08:03 AM
and there you see the Lacerda. The round building in the front is the market.

http://i253.photobucket.com/albums/hh59/amarie2008_photos/AllPhotos2425.jpg

Marielle
08-20-2009, 08:05 AM
The market is not only great for strolling around, but has a cafe upstairs (previous photo) and one downstairs where they do capoeira all day

http://i253.photobucket.com/albums/hh59/amarie2008_photos/AllPhotos2396.jpg

Marielle
08-20-2009, 08:07 AM
as well as capoeira on the streets (taken in Pelourinho).

http://i253.photobucket.com/albums/hh59/amarie2008_photos/AllPhotos2702.jpg

Marielle
08-20-2009, 08:11 AM
loads of churches in Pelourinho, this was a beautiful courtyard in one of them, made with portuguese azulejos (blue tiles)

http://i253.photobucket.com/albums/hh59/amarie2008_photos/AllPhotos090.jpg

Marielle
08-20-2009, 08:16 AM
reggae plaza right in the middle of Pelourinho - with cafe.....but no (reggae) music, cos the Americas (football) Cup was on so they were all watching that....brazil, after all
http://www.jamaicans.com/forums/images/smilies/grin.gif
they won too! and the party atmosphere was great.... http://www.jamaicans.com/forums/images/smilies/laugh.gif

http://i253.photobucket.com/albums/hh59/amarie2008_photos/AllPhotos2619.jpg

Marielle
08-20-2009, 08:20 AM
church interior....

http://i253.photobucket.com/albums/hh59/amarie2008_photos/AllPhotos2385.jpg

Marielle
08-20-2009, 08:24 AM
the beaches up and down the coast are heavenly..........

http://i253.photobucket.com/albums/hh59/amarie2008_photos/AllPhotos2227.jpg

Marielle
08-20-2009, 08:30 AM
....as are the beach bars....(no, it's not the tide coming in, just the way brazilians like to hang out, with their feet in the water http://www.jamaicans.com/forums/images/smilies/grin.gif)

http://i253.photobucket.com/albums/hh59/amarie2008_photos/AllPhotos2238.jpg

Marielle
08-20-2009, 08:33 AM
back to a simpler life

http://i253.photobucket.com/albums/hh59/amarie2008_photos/AllPhotos2441.jpg

Marielle
08-20-2009, 08:36 AM
another great beach, this one way up north (couple of thousand miles?...) by Natal

we rented a buggy with chauffeur and went tearing over the dunes

http://i253.photobucket.com/albums/hh59/amarie2008_photos/AllPhotos1541.jpg

Marielle
08-20-2009, 08:38 AM
full moon in brasil.....(&gt;sigh&lt;, think I'll stop now.... http://www.jamaicans.com/forums/images/smilies/704555_dwl.gif)

http://i253.photobucket.com/albums/hh59/amarie2008_photos/AllPhotos1561.jpg

Serenity82
08-23-2009, 12:46 AM
<div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: Marielle</div><div class="ubbcode-body">Capoeira show at Mestre Bemba centre (I clicked at exactly the right moment http://www.jamaicans.com/forums/images/smilies/grin.gif)

http://i253.photobucket.com/albums/hh59/amarie2008_photos/BahiaJuly2004090.jpg </div></div>

Nice photos! Thanks so much for these.

Marilyn
08-23-2009, 09:20 AM
verrrrrrryyyyyyy pretty research starting now

Bandana
08-24-2009, 01:37 AM
Awesome Photos Marielle!!! http://www.jamaicans.com/forums/images/smilies/70371-jump.gif


I saw the title and had to do a double take that *I* was the topic starter http://www.jamaicans.com/forums/images/smilies/704555_dwl.gif


Thanks for sharing! http://www.jamaicans.com/forums/images/smilies/cool.gif

Marielle
08-24-2009, 04:06 AM
Well, thanks Bandanna, for starting the topic! http://www.jamaicans.com/forums/images/smilies/laugh.gif

Laurel
08-25-2009, 04:41 PM
AWESOME ... really wonderful -

thanks for sharing ~

Serenity82
09-05-2009, 11:59 PM
These photos are so beautiful! I would love to visit there some time!