Ideas for a trip, Santa Maria Fort

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Santa Maria Fort

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The Santa Maria Fort, close to the beach of Barra. During its first century of existence, the city depended on the export of sugar. Later, one introduced the tobacco culture and the breeding of bovines develops in the area. The diamond and gold export from the mines of the back-country got an immense richness in Salvador Bahia, as its opulent baroque architecture testifies some.