By Lisa Flueckiger, Contributing Reporter
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The Brazilian Hotel Industry Association in Rio de Janeiro (ABIH-RJ) has announced that 60.76 percent of all hotel beds in Rio de Janeiro have been booked for Carnival 2015. The survey was conducted between January 13th and 18th, exactly a month before the festivities begin.
Last year, a month before Carnival 58.83 percent of all hotel beds had been booked. The increased numbers for 2015 point to the estimated