Giant cake is served at Rio's 450th birthday party
The city of Rio de Janeiro in Brazil has been celebrating its 450th anniversary.
The festivities started with a gun salute at the site where the first Portuguese sailors and colonisers are believed to have landed in 1565.
A 450-metre long birthday cake was shared out among the residents.
Bill Hayton reports.
02 Mar 2015
- From the section Latin America & Caribbean