No, this is not Rio de Janeiro. And just Poços de Caldas, a nondescript town in the vicinity of Sao Paulo. But it suits carnival queens are considered the most beautiful in Brazil. For example, this one: it's called "Reflection of Nature».
Handmade: almost half a year working samba school 'Sasi-In "on these magical creations of fancy, which put the queen samba parades symbolic lady. In this photo - a costume called "Sweet Poison Lovers».
"Hernan Cortes, Montezuma executioner»
"The Gateway to the new earth»