Parallel Worlds

[two pro travel journalists turn amateur bloggers]

Carnival craziness

[words and photographs © Mark Eveleigh] While the media spotlight shines on the action in Rio de Janeiro’s Sambadrome, much of the carnival craziness takes place at the blocos – and … Continue reading

February 26, 2012 · 3 Comments

Jumping Rio Carnival with Carmelitas bloco

[words and photographs © Mark Eveleigh] A bishop sits drunkenly on a step, nursing a glass of beer and eying up a body-builder with a red satin dress stretching over … Continue reading

February 18, 2012 · 5 Comments