The winner of the carnival in Rio de Janeiro - samba school 'Vila Isabel'
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The winner of the carnival in Rio de Janeiro - samba school 'Vila Isabel'

Rio de Janeiro : Brazil | Feb 15, 2013 at 6:23 AM PST
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Rio de Janeiro was the focus of the Carnival with 730,000 Brazilian and foreign visitors taking part

This year, the festive event was marred by tragedy, which occurred earlier this year in the city of Santa Maria, in this connection in several Brazilian cities have abolished the celebration, while in other cities, the festivities were significantly reduced due to the banal lack of funds. However this did not prevent a real holiday in the universally recognized carnival capital of Brazil. This, above all, Rio de Janeiro, Sao Paulo, Salvador and Recife, where the most famous carnivals.

In Rio de Janeiro holiday impressed with its scope. Samba schools march covered about 65,000 people Sambodromo on February 8, on Friday, and continued the next day. And the center of Rio de Janeiro was flooded with more than two million residents and tourists who come for the collective performance of the oldest-Bola Preta.The winner of the carnival in Rio de Janeiro samba school was recognized as "Vila Isabel" that chose the theme speech agriculture in Brazil and how to count the jury was able to reveal her fully and colorfully.

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A participant parading during the 2009 Rio de Janeiro carnival
A participant parading during the 2009 Rio de Janeiro carnival
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