Visiting Fonte Nova Stadium in Salvador

By Stephanie Foden, Contributing Reporter

SALVADOR, BRAZIL – While many international travelers may equate Bahia state's capital city with Carnival, football (soccer) in Salvador - much like the rest of Brazil - is also a prominent part of local culture. With the reopened Fonte Nova Stadium, experiencing a big match should certainly be on the list of things to do while visiting.

Formally named Itaipava Arena Fonte Nova, the stadium Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed?