Celebrating Cinco de Mayo 2016 in Rio de Janeiro

By Jay Forte, Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Cinco de Mayo (May 5th), often confused with Mexican Independence Day, is a celebration of Mexican pride and heritage and one of the few festivals of its kind that is celebrated worldwide - although mainly in the United States. Food and drink are the focal point of Cinco de Mayo, and the idea is that people can join in and share traditional Mexican cuisine together.

In view of this, Aglika Angelova, co-owner of popular Mexican restaurant Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed?