Best Samba band - 3rd place overall
Paraiso won 1st place in the samba category by a huge margin and came 3rd overall at Notting Hill. ...full results
Paraiso - the face of Notting Hill
The newspapers voted overwhelmingly for Paraiso - 80% of all carnival pictures in the national and London papers were of Paraiso. ...more
Bruno Ribas sings
Bruno, winner of 2008 Rio Carnival's "best singer" with Mocidade and now with Tijuca sang for Paraiso's 2008 carnival.