February 2013

The Real Deal - Carnaval 2013

Wow. There is so much to say in this post that any way I write it I could never do justice to the experience we’ve had over the last couple days. Read the post, then watch the video here and check out the pictures on the photos page. The official Carnaval week started last Friday […]

Carnaval 2013

Yesterday we had our first taste of Carnaval in Rio. We woke up to the sounds of live music out our back window. At first we didn’t know where the music was coming from, but about 20 minutes later, it all made sense. There was a “bloco” happening at 10am just behind our apartment! Blocos […]