Each year, hordes of sinners and saints flock to Brazil to boogie down in the streets during Carnaval, the Roman Catholic ritual marking the start of Lent. As a sort of farewell to the flesh, revelers don costumes, beat drums, and dance like crazy. But if this year’s Christmas bonus never came and your ’99 Toyota Camry won’t make it to Brazil, there are two local Carnaval celebrations that you... More >>>