Saint Lucia's Day - Dec. 13th is celebrated in honor of Saint Lucy, the young girl who according to legend died a martyr in Sicily. St. Lucia's Day is celebrated in other countries including Sweden. This day is celebrated in schools, day-care centers, nursing homes and hospitals, with processions led by a young Lucia in a white robe with a crown of lights on her head and a candle in her hand.
Fishing boat turned bar under traditional thatch roof at the Uxua Casa Hotel - UXUA Casa Hotel features ten unique casas which blend seamlessly into the historic center of Trancoso, a small fishing village on Brazil’s idyllic southern Bahian coast. Four casas are restored fishermen homes on the 16th century town green called the Quadrado, while six others sit in a lush garden... ~ OMG this place looks awesome! I want to go now!!