Barra is one of the most famous neighborhoods of the city, has a very active trade and developed, focusing several bank branches, a great shopping, restaurants, bars, chic and common shops, supermarkets, hotels, hospitals, clubs and many other types of trade . 
With its fully redesigned waterfront, referring to the great promenades of Nice in France, the bar became a playground in the open attracting tourists and families for various sports activities, from simple walk, bike ride or skate until long rowed with standup paddle boards in Porto Beach, right in front of the hotel. 
The region has one of the best nights of Salvador, bringing together various tribes and is also a major tourist spot with many attractions such as the Farol da Barra, Porto da Barra, the Christ, the craft Maua Institute, carnival and beaches that are among the best in the capital.