A vintage photograph of the Copacabana Palace hotel, commissioned by President Epitácio Pessoa as a first-class oceanfront tourist destination and designed by the French architect Joseph Gire. It opened Aug.
a symbol of Christianity, the statue has become an icon of Rio and Brazil. The statue of Christ the Redeemer with open arms guards us all . Read more at Statue of Jesus Christ in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
inside out : architecture : antonio teofilo residence : decio tozzi : brazil
Rio de Janeiro: The Marvelous City A beautiful mix of architecture and urban cultural landscape that makes up this city have also influenced its growth. Rio de Janeiro, the second largest city in Brazil used to be the country's capital when it was formed. A city endowed with natural beauty, history, culture, style, and elegance, Rio displays a vibrancy and flair that cannot be felt anywhere else.