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By Fiona Hurrell, Senior Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - February marks the month of 2013 Carnival and the party blocos (street party-parades) are already going into overdrive as more and more visitors arrive in Rio. With 492 blocos to look forward to this year, here are just a few of the largest to check out.

Boêmios da Lapa, a bloco in the party region of Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed?