Man Nearly Misses Christ the Redeemer

Ever since GoPro cameras were invented, they have given us entertaining video after entertaining video from extreme sports that let us live vicariously through stunt devils and other enthusiasts, but this one will make you think twice about skydiving. A video, published on BarcroftTV’s YouTube page, shows two extreme sports professionals nearly missing the 98-foot-tall Christ the Redeemer statue in

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New Rules for Corcovado

FYI: Ticket purchase rules have changed for the Corcovado. The decree, which purportedly aims at curbing unofficial transportation to the attraction, has forbidden ticket sales at the cogwheel station’s booth and also at the certified tourist van stops at Paineiras or at the foot of the Christ the Redeemer Statue. (Only certified vans are allowed all the way to the

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Rio Rebuild Its Entire Waterfront in 3 Minutes

The ultimate plan to make Rio de Janeiro a city that is sustainable and eco-friendly. Its plans to get ready for the 2014 World Cup, and the 2016 Olympics has been underway. New infrastrucutes and land developments makes Rio one of the fastest growing economy – from new sports villages, 6-lane highways, adding 15,000 trees, 3 sewage treatment plants, new train

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