By Nicholas Storey, Contributing Reporter
RIO DE JANEIRO - Itacaré and Ilhéus, on the Cacao Coast, are 440 kilometers south of Salvador, and the closest national airport is Ilhéus. The closest international airport to these charming northern cities is Salvador.
There are restaurants, inns and hotels but as yet the infrastructure is inadequate to cope with a great influx of visitors, thus creating a good opportunity for investors willing to wait out the inevitable modernization of the area. There are beaches and hills and the best are near the town center, with more of a solid semblance of tourist . . .