Sugarloaf Mountain

The visit to Sugarloaf Mountain was my highlight of a recent trip to Rio. The iconic shots of Rio over the years always include either Christ the Redeemer or Sugarloaf. We chose the golden ticket which allows you to bypass the queues and even enjoy a glass of bubbly whilst waiting. The large aerial car lifts you up […]

Visiting Christ the Redeemer

Our concierges at Copacabana Palace managed to get some last minute tickets to see Christ the Redeemer up close. We were visiting Rio at a time when there was a lot of mist so visiting earlier had not been an option. We enjoyed the half hour ride on the vernacular railway and watched the lights turn on […]