If you're seeking a more enlightening journey to Rio de Janeiro- away from the madness of Carnival- then be sure to visit Christ the Redeemer, and take in it's breathtaking surroundings. Ultimate wishlist.
Check out this incredible overview of Rio de Janeiro that we found on @planet.go. This shot shows Christ the Redeemer, a 635 metric ton statue that is located at the peak Corcovado mountain, overlooking the city. See more stunning shots on @planet.go, original capture by @ai.visuals