Carnival in Brazil – 2011 – slide show
Here is one of the many slide shows of Brazil’s Carnival Parade held this year on March 6-7. The Carnival (Carnaval in Portuguese) is acclaimed in towns and villages throughout Brazil and some other Catholic countries, Rio de Janeiro is considered as the Carnival Capital of the World.
There was a fire in February that destroyed thousands of costumes…. but the parade still went on. Read the second slide for details on the fire and the Parade.
You have to download the slide presentation here :