6 de July de 2010
:: *Urban | Brazil - Southeast Region | Uncategorized
Posted by Camila Belchior
Considered the largest Art Deco statue in the world Rio’s iconic Christ is back after a 4 month and R$7million make-over. The viewing station where the almost 40m high statue is located is the best place for a panoramic view of the Cidade Maravilhosa.
If you or your guests are planning to visit Rio read more at: http://matuete.com/wpmatuete/places-to-visit/rio-de-janeiro
15 de April de 2010
:: *Beach | *Urban | Brazil - Southeast Region | Uncategorized
Posted by Martin Frankenberg
Many of our travellers ask me what makes Rio de Janeiro such a ‘marvellous city’. Of course the scenery helps, and the geographical location of the city – set between a beautiful bay with dozens of mountains covered in Atlantic rainforest surely is crucial to creating a mindblowing first impression for those who first arrive.
However, much more than this picture perfect scenario, I believe it is the Carioca way of life that truly appeals to those who spend a a few days there. Read the rest of this entry »