Salvador Bahia Brazil | Info

Salvador , also known as São Salvador da Bahia de Todos os Santos ( English : Savior ; Saint Savior from the Bay of All Saints ) is the capital of the Brazilian state of Bahia . With 2.9 million people () , it is the largest city proper in the Northeast Region and the 4th-largest city proper in the country, after São Paulo , Rio de Janeiro and Brasília .