Rio Carnival 2016 - Brazil's explosion of colour and glitz at the world's biggest street party [photos]
The Rio Carnival is drawing to a close after a wild five-day celebration which officially started on Friday.
There have been carnival celebrations in virtually every corner of Brazil, the best-known ones taking place in Recife together with the neighboring Olinda, in the Northeast of Brazil, and Salvador. But the biggest and most famous carnival is undoubtedly Carnival in Rio de Janeiro.
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