Day 4 in South America

Touring of Rio by Bus, Train and Cable Car

 Todays touring began with a ride through the business district of Rio. Lots of activity. Next stop was at the statue of Christ the Redeemer on Corcovado Mountain. A motorized incline train brought us to the top.


 Waiting in line at the bottom of the incline


 All aboard


Working our way of the mountain


Corcovado Mountain and Sugar Loaf

Our train driver to the top of Corcovado Mountain and the statue of Christ the Redeemer.


Walking along and viewing Rio high up


 Wave back at Bev


You can spot the webmaster on the steps and the workers on The Redeemer's left shoulder


 A hazy sighting of Sugar Loaf. We will be there this afternoon.


 Back to the hotel for lunch


Back in the bus passing some architecture in Rio and heading for a ride atop Sugar Loaf


Two cable car rides and we will be atop the mountain

Rio and Sugar Loaf

While changing cars we spotted a helicopter pad and a neat glimpse of Rio


 Last link to the top


 Looking down from the cable car


 We made it to the top




 An idea for Pam


 Heading back down


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