Rio

The iconic Christ the Redeemer statue in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil is considered to be the largest Art Deco statue and the 5th largest statue of Jesus in the world. A symbol of Brazilian Christianity, the 700-ton statue is 39.6-meters (130 ft.) tall including its 9.5-meter (31 ft.) pedestal. Located at the peak of the 700-meter (2,300 ft.) Corcovado Mountain in the Tijuca Forest National Park, the statue is an incredible presence overlooking Rio de Janeiro below and one of the busiest tourist spots in the city attracting over 600,000 visitors per year.

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Rio is well known for its carnivals. One of the most colorful events in Brazil, the carnival is an experience of a lifetime. If you plan your holidays during these festivities or at any other time, you will no doubt be making a trip to one of the numerous beaches surrounding the city. Whether you’re going to Rio de Janeiro to relax, party, see or be seen, there are so many different beach options that finding the perfect match can be a fun challenge for any tourist.

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