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Largo do Boticario ...  
   

Largo do Boticario ...

Killing time at this neat little square while waiting for the weather around Christ to clear up.
Miracle

December 28th 2010
Geo: -22.9035, -43.2096There are many symbols that come to mind when Rio de Janeiro is discussed, such as Copacabana, the Girl from Ipanema, Speedos, and Sugarloaf. But for me, the most iconic of them all is Cristo Redentor - the giant statue of Christ that stands tall high above Rio, keeping an eye on the Cariocas below. For the duration of my stay in Rio thus far, the skies have been grey and ... read more
South America » Brazil

Brazilian Flag Following three centuries under the rule of Portugal, Brazil became an independent nation in 1822. By far the largest and most populous country in South America, Brazil overcame more than half a century of military intervention in the governance of t... ... read more
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