One of the superlative destinations in the country of Brazil know for its economic prosperity and tourism. It is one of the most visited city in the Southern Hemisphere and is very famous for its natural settings, carnival, Samba and more importantly the famous and sought after balenerio beaches. The city’s most famous land mark is the leviathan statue of Christ the Redeemer on top of Corcovado Mountain. Sometimes or the other individuals have heard or seen in images about this maverick work of art.
The structure was created by French sculptor Paul Landowski and was built by Brazilian engineer Heitor da Silva Costa. He was helped by French engineer Albert Caquot. Roman sculptor Gheorghe Leonida created the face.
The city has an opulent history dating back to the 16th century. Apart from its cultural history and winsome architecture the location is surrounded by various geographical features. The ancient gneiss-granite mountain chain that forms the southern slopes of Brazilian highlands are indeed alluring and a must visit spot. The sea side view of the city will make you go for several clicks in your camera.
The city has the reputation of hosting several sporting event in recent times. It has hosted the summer Olympics of 2016 and summer Paralympics of 2016. At the same time it hosted the greatest show on earth and that is the opening and closing games of the 2014 FIFA world cup.
The tropical monsoon climate of city is often characterized by longer period of heavy rain from December to March. The hotel industry her has boomed a lot and you can avail the best hotels here. The night life of Brazil is very famous and liked by various tourist. So it is better to explore the place rather than reading too much. You will find much more destination of interest after you reach here.