By Chesney Hearst, Senior Contributing Reporter
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Over one million tourists are expected to attend the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Carnival festivities and hundreds of thousands of those visitors will make their way to the competitive samba school parades that will take place on February 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th and 13th in the city's famed Sambódromo, or Sambadrome as its known in English.
The five nights of parades in the Sambódromo . . .