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Salvador

Salvador

Cachoeira

Cachoeira

Pelourinho

Pelourinho

Puerto Madero

Puerto Madero

Posada de Piedra

Posada de Piedra

Saturday, February 23

  • Depart JFK on American Airlines flight #951 to Sao Paolo at 10:45 pm

  • (9.40 hrs flight). Arrive Sao Paolo at 10:25 am (layover 2.45hrs).

  • Depart for Salvador at 1:10pm on flight #7800 (2.20 hrs).

Sunday, February 24

  • Arrive in Salvador at 3:30pm and transfer to Villa Bahia Hotel

Monday, February 25

  • Full Day City Tour with professional photographer including Pierre Verger Memorial and Churches

  • Attend Carnival rehearsal of Cortejo Afro this evening

Tuesday, February 26

  • Full day tour of the heartland visiting Cachoeira with professional photographer

  • Lunch and tour of Fazanda Santa Cruz

  • Nighttime Saints and Sounds tour of Pelourinho (old city)

Wednesday, February 27

  • Full Day Tour of the Lower City with professional photographer

  • Visit and discussion at photographer’s studio

Thursday, February 28

  • Transfer to airport

  • Depart Salvador on Aerolineas Argentinas flight #1229 at 10:15am. Arrive Buenos Aires at 2:45pm (4.30hrs)

  • Arrive Buenos Aires and transfer to Casa Sur Bellini Hotel

Friday, March 1

  • Tour of Palermo and Recoleta with professional photographer

  • Evening Milonga tour

Saturday, March 2

  • Tour of Puerto Madero and San Telmo with professional photographer

  • Evening Murgas tour

Sundays, March 3

  • Full day countryside tour including an Asado, local musicians and visit to a family cattle ranch with professional photographer

Monday, March 4

  • Transfer to airport

  • Depart Buenos Aires at 4:30pm on Avianca Argentina flight #7052. Arrive Puenta Del Este at 5:35pm (1 hour 5 min flight)

  • Drive to Posada de Piedra

Tuesday, March 5

  • The next three days will be time for students to complete their photo portfolio. Based upon student interest or need we may do field trips to local villages, boat trips to local islands, or visits to nature reserves. There may also be optional workshops on macro photography, night photography, or the use of wide angle lenses. We will work with a professional photographer for at least one of the days.

Wednesday, March 6

  • Portfolio focused day with possible field trips to local villages, boat trips to local islands, or visits to nature reserves. There may also be optional workshops on macro photography, night photography, or the use of wide angle lenses.

Thursday, March 7

  • Portfolio focused day with possible field trips to local villages, boat trips to local islands, or visits to nature reserves. There may also be optional workshops on macro photography, night photography, or the use of wide angle lenses.

Friday, March 8

  • Depart Montevideo on American Airlines on flight# 984 at 8:47pm. Arrive Miami at 4:19am (9.32hrs) (Layover 1.42hrs). Depart Miami at 6:01am on American flight #184.

Saturday, March 9

  • Arrive LaGuardia at 9:05am