Head to Rio this weekend and you'll find an entire city getting down. Every block is an explosion of music. Scantily clad beauties shimmy down spectator-lined streets, and well-heeled partygoers gather in liquor-stocked suites at the Sambadrome, the festival's unofficial headquarters.
Rio Carnival is just one of a number of global hot spots that welcomes thousands of visitors looking to take part in the most decadent of celebrations. Among the more popular: Munich's Oktoberfest, Mardi Gras and...Full Story