RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - For the fifth straight night this Carnaval season, Rio de Janeiro saw illegal parties and people crowding with no masks, despite the city's efforts to prevent such events.
Many of the parties lasted into the early hours of the morning and continued in broad daylight on Tuesday, February 16th.
This was the case of a restaurant-nightclub at the top of Morro do Vidigal, in the South Zone. At 6:30 AM, hundreds of people crowded on the several dance floors.
These venues have been banned by Rio city hall since the start of the . . .