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Video diary: Day 5 at Rio Carnival

Day 5 of the Rio Carnival weekend and it is the night of the Sambadrome, when thousands of revellers flock to the purpose built stadium to watch the samba schools parade passed the judges, in spectacular costumes and on top of spectacular floats. You have to be there to believe it but until next year, watch this video to get a real glimpse of what it is like. You can browse all of Travizeo's photos and videos here or follow them onFacebook, Twitter, Youtube or Instagram.

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Photo diary: Day five at Rio Carnival

Rio Carnival culminates in a huge, giant parade down the Sambadrome of samba schools showing off their moves under the watch of judges, tourists and locals. Greg and Carole were there from  Travizeo to capture the action. These photos have been taken from their Instagram and Facebook pages.

When no selfie stick is available, improvise

You're going to need your energy for the Sambadrome

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Video diary: Day 4 at Rio Carnival

Blocos! Blocos everywhere! Greg and Carole from Travizeo spent the the Saturday of Rio Carnival weekend at the many parties around Rio de Janeiro! Catch it all the action on their Youtube Channel!

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Photo diary: Day 4 at Rio Carnival

It is the Saturday of Rio Carnival and Greg and Carole from Travizeo have packed in even more sights, blocos and parties than before. Today they hit the beach taking in Rio de Janeiro's famous Copacabana and Ipanema beaches. These photos have been taken from their Instagram and Facebookpages.

That first glimpse of Copacabana Beach

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Video diary: Day 3 at Rio Carnival

Day 3 of Greg and Carole's Rio Carnival adventure. They took in all the sights and passed a couple of blocos in the process. You can browse all their photos and videos here or follow them on Facebook, Twitter, Youtube or Instagram.

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Photo diary: Day 3 at Rio Carnival

Today, Greg and Carole from Travizeo packed in many of the sights of Rio de Janeiro along with many others our exploring the city. These photos have been taken from their Instagram and Facebook pages.

Fun at Christ the Redeemer

Views from Sugarloaf Mountain

More sights seen today...

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Video diary: Day 2 on the Road to Rio Carnival

Check out Day 2 of Greg and Carole's adventure to Rio Carnival. Today they packed up their bags and headed to Rio on Jack, one of our purpose built expedition vehicles with 30 other lucky travellers. Every day they will be uploading a video of what they have got up to. You can browse all their photos and videos here or follow them on Facebook, Twitter, Youtube or Instagram.

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Photo diary: Day 2 on the Road to Rio Carnival

Very early this morning, Greg and Carole from Travizeo packed their bags on to Jack, one of our purpose built expedition vehicles in Paraty and headed in to Rio de Janeiro for the start of Rio Carnival. These photos have been taken from their Instagram and Facebook pages.

 

Jack from an angle you have never seen him from before


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South America Flyer under the Microscope

Tucan Travel have launched a new Adventure Tour called 'South America Flyer', In just 11 days, you will be able to admire colossal natural wonders and get to know Latin America's most electrifying cities as you travel across the continent from Santiago to Rio de Janeiro. Encompassing South America's principle gastronomic region, you'll have plenty of opportunities to sample world class cuisine and taste some truly exceptional wines.

Day 1 - Santiago

Today, Santiago is a bustling...

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Rio de Janeiro – The Marvelous City

With its perfect beaches, dramatic peaks and year-round sunshine, Rio de Janeiro is surrounded by such outstanding natural beauty that this alone would make it worth the trip. But add to this iconic sites, colonial splendour and bustling nightlife, and you’ll come to know exactly why it’s called a Cidade Maravilhosa - the Marvelous City.

Blessed with a tropical climate with average highs of 25-30°C throughout the year, it’s no wonder why cariocas (residents of...

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