- Swimming pool
- Free parking
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... the top with a combination of cable car, elevator and escalator. The monument was the idea of Emperor Peter II, who was part of the monarchy when Brazil declared itself independent from Portugal. We took architectural photos and all the cheesy tourist photos too.
Next up: Saint Sebastian Cathedral built in 1967, which can hold 20,000 SRO. Architecturally stunning!
We lunched at a traditional restaurant called Confeitaria Colombo. ...
... today as it would be very disappointing at the lookouts as view would be almost non existent.
A quick bite of lunch in the hotel and then we were picked up by coach to go to Maracana Stadium to watch the local Rio premiere league soccer team play a Brasilia team. We decided to change seats as we were in direct sunlight so moved higher up where there were spare seats and sat and ...
We had booked a guide to show us around the next day and sight numero uno was Christ the Redeemer. It’s one of the most iconic monuments in the world and it sit on a hill around 700m above sea-level with unbelievable views over Rio. You can see the monument from most of Rio and it’s one of the symbolic images of Rio. The weather was overcast but the view was still amazing, you can see the beaches of Copacabana ...
... time, as they go every 20 minutes. Occasionally we would get a fantastic view through the trees and down towards the sea and city below - there was a man videoing the trip for a group, so he was telling us when the best views were coming up! The trip takes about 20 minutes and was definitely the way to climb to the top (at Easter we went on the bus, but this was much more interesting!).
... with foreigners (including basic English classes). She supports the people in putting spare places on AirBnB and talking to them about how things are working in the "outside world". To me this sounded fantastic and I was happy to be part of the project simply by being the gringo who is sleeping there and paying a fair rate considering crazy World Cup prizes in Rio. Despite getting some highly interesting insights on foreigners who recently got shot in ...