Tag: Carnaval

Rio Carnaval Parade Celebrating the Amazon Indians Leaves Big Farm Livid

Rio’s Carnaval festivities were threatened this year by a spat pitting a well-known parade ...

Donald Trump: an Improbable Hit of Brazil’s Carnaval

President Donald Trump has become one of the new stars of Brazil’s Carnaval, with ...

Brazilians and credit cards

In Brazil, the Carnaval Seems to Be Over. Next Stop: Hangover

Carnaval in the historic Brazilian city of Olinda is a non-stop, noisy affair that ...

Cleaning after Carnaval

Brazil: Another Carnaval Is Over in Rio. Time to Clean Up the Mess

A street vendor in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, says that working during Carnaval is ...

King Momo from Rio

It’s Carnaval: For 5 Days Brazilians Are Encouraged to Drink, Dance and Have Sex

Since Friday the world’s largest street party is going on in Brazil. In Rio ...

Carnaval in Brazil

The Only Thing I Miss About Brazil Is the Craziness of Carnaval

Though I frequently reminisce about the ‘old days’ living in Brazil (I relocated to ...

Blaze at Samba City

Fire Destroys Thousands of Carnaval Costumes in Rio Causing US$ 4.2 Million in Losses

At least four warehouses, an escola de samba (samba club) and a Carnaval museum ...