Bahia

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República da Bahia
Republic of Bahia
Flag of Bahia
Language: Portuguese
Capital: Salvador
President:
Population: 52 million baianos (Bahians) [2005]
Established: 1846, independence from Portugal
Currency: peça
Organizations: Lusoamerican Union


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Bahia in Brief

Bahia is a parliamentary republic in northeastern South America. The coast is a tourist paradise; the hinterland is very dry.

Special attraction: Tropical beaches

Coat of Arms

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Argent on a pale azure on an inescutcheon of the first a mullet of the second

History

See here

Geography

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Lusoamerican Union
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Map of Bahia with states, their capitals and neighbouring countries

Borders

Northwest: Equador.
Southwest: Brasil.
Southeast, East and North: Atlantic Ocean.

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