The "Bloco da Lama" is one of the most magnificent events in Brazil. It's a unique Party and Cultural Experience during Carnival Time.

Clad in swimwear and rags, slathered in mud, adorned with branches and bones and crying "ooga ooga ha ha", revelers parade through the streets of Paraty's colonial district in Rio de Janeiro State every Carnival Saturday afternoon.

Paraty is a preserved Portuguese colonial and Brazilian Imperial town located on...
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