Saint Patrick’s Day in Rio

By Claudia Zambrana, Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - All around the world, Saint Patrick's Day celebrations are quite similar, old and new friends getting together to celebrate and have fun. While this hardly seems necessary in Rio just weeks after Carnival, there is no doubt that more then a few Irish-culture enthusiast will be having a go at it.

The date is Thursday, March 17th, once a traditional Catholic holy day celebrating Saint Patrick (AD 387 - 17 March, AD . . .

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