Friday’s Rio Nightlife Pick - Today as Carnival kicks off in earnest, an estimated ten thousand people will join the Carmelitas bloco parade as it makes it's way from Rua Dias De Barros to Largo Dos Guimarães in Santa Teresa starting at 3PM.
This bloco on the slopes of Santa Teresa has developed as a tribute to the Carmelite Convent of Santa Teresa. Every year revelers recreate the legend that a nun jumps the . . .