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Hippie Market

Miranda

[ Jan.2016 ] On the last day of our stay in Rio de Janeiro, we went to the Hippie Market in Praca General Osorio in Ipanema first. This was my last chance to buy souvenirs….

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Sunset at Ipanema

Miranda

[ Jan.2016 ] In the evening, we went out to the famous Ipanema beach in Rio de Janeiro to see the sunset. On Ipanema beach, if you stand facing the sea, you can see a…

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In Niteroi

Miranda

[ Jan.2016 ] From Rio de Janeiro, we took a commuter ferry to Niteroi. After that, we took a local bus to the famous contemporary museum. By the way, we got on the bus from…

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Visiting the theatre

Miranda

[ Jan.2016 ] The Municipal Theatre in Rio de Janeiro is situated in the square called Cinelandia where there used to be many cinemas. When we were there, the theatre was not showing any performaces…

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Cathedral with the modern design

Miranda

[ Jun.2016 ] Apparenly Brazil has got the largest number of Catholic believers. I was surprised to see the cathedral in Rio de Janeiro, one of the largest cities in the country was very modern….

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Lovely staircase

Miranda

[ Jan.2016 ] This staircase in the photo is the Selaron Steps in Rio de Janeiro. A Chilean artist, Jorge Selaron who came to live in Rio in 1983 loved the city and started putting…

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From Sugarloaf Mountain

Miranda

[ Jan.2016 ] On the second day of our stay in Rio de Janeiro, we went up to the top of Sugarloaf Mountain early in the morning. We took two cable cars to get there….

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At night

Miranda

[ Jan.2016 ] On the first night in Rio de Janeiro, we went to a night club where our tour leader booked for us. It was called Rio Scenarium and it seemed a famous place…

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Symbol of Brazil

Miranda

[ Jan.2016 ] The first place we visited in Rio de Janeiro was Colcovado mountain where the huge statue of Christ the Redeemer is situated. This statue is the symbol of Brazil. The mountain is…

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