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13 Culturally-Rich Things to Do in Salvador

During the transatlantic slave trade, millions of Africans were shipped to Brazil to work on sugar plantations, many of whom were sent to Bahia. To date, Brazil has the highest Black population outside of Africa. It was remarkable to witness the preservation and promotion of African culture in Bahia. Here are 13 things you should do to get a flavor of Salvador's culturally-rich heritage, categorized by neighborhood: