Located on the Atlantic Coast of Brazil, Bahia has some of the most recognizable architecture in the country. The three main ethnic influences (European,Indigenous and African) are apparent. Native materials fuse with the environment and local climate. The state of Bahia is noted for its music and culinary history, and the architecture makes for just one more reason it is fast becoming a very popular tourist destination. 

Living in Bahia is a new title from Taschen celebrating Bahia’s rich architectural tradition and highlighting its laid back lifestyle through select homes. Interior shots and page views after the jump.

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