Dead fish ruin the perfect picture in Rio de Janeiro

By Leo Byrne, Contributing Reporter   RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Residents around the Lagoa Rodrigo de Freitas in Rio have had their usually picturesque surroundings spoiled this week as low oxygen levels in the water, caused thousands of fish to suffocate and float to the surface. The usually scenic surroundings at Lagoa were ruined this week by […]

Rio de Janeiro – Carnival 2013

Rio Carnival:  The words alone conjure images of  samba dancers, kaleidoscopes of color and surreal floats — all set to a percussive rhythm like no place else on Earth. Each year, the party grows bigger and more extravagant. Source: Huffington Post