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Brazilians Celebrated Swiss Cheese And Chocolate At Carnaval (PO)

By Doris Bravo

[Globo TV]

[Globo TV]

Every year Brazil transmits glorious images of Carnaval parades from its famed Sambadrome Marquês de Sapucaí to the world. And every year the world eagerly devours these photographs and videos. Though most of us are not entirely sure what is on view we happily succumb to the infectious joy conveyed by the samba school participants. This year Unidos da Tijuca, a notable samba school from Rio de Janeiro and the reigning champions, designed their program around Switzerland under the title “Um conto marcado no tempo – O olhar Suiço de Clóvis Bornay” (A Tale Marked in Time – Clóvis Bornay’s Swiss View).

Jude Law Is In Bolivia To Promote Carnaval (ES)

By Patrick Hieger

[La Razon]

[La Razon]

The big news out of Bolivia this morning is that Jude Law has landed in La Paz with his family, and will be touring the country in the upcoming days. His trip is sponsored by the Ministry of Tourism as well as the Cervecería Boliviana Nacional, so that he may promote the country’s ample carnaval celebrations abroad. The critically-acclaimed actor isn’t divulging plans of his tour so as to not tip off the general public.