By Marie Naudascher, Contributing Reporter
CAXIAS DO SUL, BRAZIL - Every two years, the city of Caxias do Sul, 120 km south from Porto Alegre, in the state of Rio Grande do Sul, prepares itself for the Festa da Uva (Grape Festival). This year, from February 16th to March 4th, one million people are expected to be involved in the event, that happens to overlap with Carnival.
This year will commemorate the Ano da Itália (Year of Italy) in Brazil . . .