By Jay Forte, Contributing Reporter
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - With the official 2017 Carnival dates in the past, the city of Rio will still have one more major weekend of events, the parade of champions in the Marquês de Sapucaí, and another forty blocos (street parties). To help with public transportation, MetrôRio announced a special schedule for the subway system.
Officials announced the metro system will run without interruption during the weekend, starting at 5AM on Saturday (March 4th) and ending at 11PM on Sunday (March 5th). From the start of the operation, on Saturday, Line 2 trains . . .