Useful Tips for Visiting Christ the Redeemer in Rio de Janeiro

Useful Tips for Visiting Christ the Redeemer in Rio de Janeiro

I’m sure you all heard about the greatest attraction of Rio de Janeiro, about the largest art deco statue of Jesus Christ-Christ the Redeemer. Situate in the top of the Corcovado Mountain, it is a 130 foot tall and 98 foot wide statue, that has become the landmark of the city. The statue was built in 1922 to commemorate the 100th anniversary of Brazilian Independence. In 2007 The Christ the Redeemer statue was included in the New Seven Wonders of the World list. Today it is still the most be... [ read more ]

Best Things to Do in Rio de Janeiro

Best Things to Do in Rio de Janeiro

Being the second largest city in Brazil, Rio de Janeiro is known as a fascinating and vibrant city having amazing natural wonders and world-famous stunning beaches, samba music and dance, the world’s largest soccer stadiums and of course the annual unique Carnival celebration. Each year hordes of tourists visit the city, knowing that there are always plenty of things to do and see, so take a look at our post about the best things to do in Rio de Janeiro and explore the best sites and enterta... [ read more ]