Rio de Janeiro
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Rio de Janeiro lies on Brazil's Atlantic Coast on Guanabara Bay. With a population (2010) of
more than 6 million, it is Brazil's second largest city and the third largest metropolitan area in
South America. The city is famous for its beaches, the carnival and the huge statue of Christ
the Redeemer on top of Corcovado Mountain.

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Botafogo, Rio de Janeiro
Botafogo.
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The cable car which climbs Sugar Loaf Mountain.
Rio de Janeiro - the Port
The Port.
Praca Paris, Rio de Janeiro
Praca Paris.
Rio de Janeiro, Aqueduct
The Carioca Aqueduct.
Rio - View of Corcovado
A view of Corcovado.
Rio - Copacabana Beach
Copacabana Beach.
Copacabana Beach, Rio
Another view of Copacabana.
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Rio de Janeiro - Botanical Gardens
Rio de Janeiro - Avenida Rio Branco
The Botanical Gardens.
Avenida Rio Branco.
A Panorama of Rio.
Rio de Janeiro - Copacabana
Copacabana.
Rio de Janeiro - Avenida Central
Avenida Central.
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Casino Balneario.
Rio de Janeiro, Avenida Central
Another view of Avenida Central.
"Since the beginning of the twentieth century, large sums have been spent in Rio
de Janeiro on new avenues, the widening and straightening of old streets, and
the adornment of the water-front by the construction of grand boulevards. One of
these improvements is the Central Avenue, cut across the city from shore to
shore."  This street has been renamed "Avenida Rio Branco".
Avenida Rio Branco.
Copcabana Beach, Rio de Janeiro
Copacabana Beach.
Rio de Janeiro, Paqueta Island
The island of Paqueta which is in Rio Bay.
Rio de Janeiro - Avenida Rio Branco
Rio de Janeiro - Christo Redemptor
Rio de Janeiro - Copacabana
The Statue of Christo Redemptor.
"An unusual view of Copacabana".
Avenida Rio Branco.
Rio de Janeiro, Avenida Rio Branco
Another view of Avenida Rio Branco.
Rio de Janeiro, Botafogo
Botafogo.
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The Corcovado train.
Avenida das Palmeiras.
Avenida Rio Branco.
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The Park in Republic Square.
Rio de Janeiro - Ilha da Boa Viagem
Ilha da Boa Viagem.
Rio de Janeiro - Copacabana
Copacabana at night - a 1935 postcard.
The Consulate and the Municipal Theatre.
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Avenida Rio Branco.
Praia do Flamengo - a postcard mailed in 1959.
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Two more old postcards of Avenida Rio Branco/Avenida Central.
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Rio de Janeiro - Botafogo
Praia de Botafogo.
Praca XV de Novembro.
Harbour and Naval Offices.
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A postcard mailed in 1937.
Cocacabana, Rio de Janeiro
Copacabana - a 1956 postcard.
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Rio from the Ilha das Cobras.
Copacabana Beach
Copacabana Beach.
Copacabana Beach, Rio
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