Igreja da Ordem Terceira do Carmo
The original church, founded in 1636, burnt to the ground; the present neoclassical structure dates from 1828. The nave has a French...
Escadas do Carmo
Leading away from the Pelourinho, the steep Ladeira do Carmo provides access to the Escadas do Carmo , a wide set of steps that were the...
Igreja NS do Rosário dos Pretos
The king of Portugal gave the Irmanidade dos Homens Pretos (Brotherhood of Black Men) the land for the periwinkle-blue Igreja NS do...
This attractive restaurant has a cozy backyard setting where you can catch live jazz and bossa nova several nights of the week.
Restaurante do SENAC
With the best Bahian buffet in town and a convenient location in the center of the Pelourinho, the cooking school SENAC spreads a...
Lonely Planet review
This quaint hideaway café, located inside an antique house that's positioned dramatically on a cliff top over the ocean, is one of a kind. Come for the views, plus beautifully prepared cappuccino, rich chocolate cake, wines by the glass, and festive caipirinhas served in old-fashioned glass goblets.