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Take Care in Salvador

By Sue Richards last modified Feb 08, 2009 08:43 PM

Published: 2009-02-08 20:43:58
Countries: Brazil

In Salvador Bahia, of the first 5 World ARC yachts to arrive, at least one person from each yacht has been mugged - some at knife point - only 50 metres from the marina.

Since arrival of other yachts there have been many more incidents. This is a particularly "hot spot" for this type of theft.

Yacht Chantelle
WARC 2008/9

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