colour of city , city of happy
04 October 2013
The Historic Centre (known in Portuguese as The Pelourinho) is a historic neighborhood located in the western zone of Salvador, Bahia. is extremely rich in historical monuments dating from the 17th through the 19th centuries .
Pelourinho is an amazing part of Salvador with lot of colourful colonial buildings, cobble stoned streets and beautiful churches. Every alleyway and street is colourful.
During the day you can walk the streets, looking into the many clothing and art shops, bars, restaurants, museums and churches. At night Pelourinho offers music and dance events in its many public squares. There's music almost every night; the world–famous Grupo Olodum is among the bands that playThe Laranjeiras area is loaded with charming restaurants offering delicious Bahian food and a number of programmed events take place during the week.
It's colourful of the city , Its a happy city , Its a wonderful city , No other place reflects so well the soul of Bahia as Pelourinho!