RIO de JANEIRO Carnaval, the world's biggest party is the backdrop for a wild week in Rio for backpackers staying at the Copacabana Pria hostel. The communal environment they share adds to the fun as they experience the best of Brazil. The parades, samba music, drinking and dancing add to the time of their lives. Experience the rush of traveling the world for the first time with a crew of international back-packers, ages 16 - 22 on their quest for adventure, romance and the perfect moment. A variety of hosts from around the globe and the young people they hook up with on location are relentless in their pursuit of fun (and don,t forget that culture, mate!) ~ American girls explore Rome, Brits take on Thailand and things get wild when the Aussie,s arrive in Copenhagen. Five continents, Unlimited Adventure. Take the alternate route, dude.