This 19th-century customs house has been converted into a glitzy shopping mall; it's worth dropping in for a coffee or a bite in its...
Centro Cultural dos Correios
Hosts exhibitions and films.
The Marco Zero, a small 'Km 0' marker in the middle of the broad waterside Praça Rio Branco, marks the place where the Portuguese...
Frequented by students, journalists and a generally bohemian crowd, Burburinho is nicer inside than it appears and usually has live...
Rua da Alfândega · interesting places nearby
Livraria Cultura information
Probably the best bookstore north of Salvador, with a big English-language selection, including Lonely Planet guides, plus music and movies.