Christ the Redeemer, Rio de Janeiro 12 Sep 2016
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The iconic figure of the Christ the Redeemer statue will be in the spotlight once again this week, with the Rio 2016 Paralympics taking place until 18 September. Having hosted a successful Olympic Games earlier in August, millions of viewers around the world saw Rio de Janeiro's breathtaking sights through their TV screens – to see it for yourself, contact one of our travel experts to help you start planning your tailor-made trip.
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