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Christ The Redeemer Statue, Rio, Brazil

Sometimes we normally call it Christ the Redeemer or sometime Cristo Redentor, it is located at somewhere in  Portuguese, a larger-than-life statuary of Jesus Christ with his arms outspread, a sign of peace that stands almost 40 meters high. The statuette is perched above Rio de Janeiro, at about 700-meter high Corcovado Mountain. It gives you spectacular views of downtown Rio de Janeiro, the bay or ocean, Sugarloaf Mountain, Copacabana beach, and Ipanema Beach. All these beautiful icon, surrounding and environment are located somewhere in the vicinity of Ipanema land and hometown. Continue reading