Rio de Janeiro, with its Christ the Redeemer who is now part of one of the 7 new wonders of the world. With its 38 meters high and open arms towards the city of Brazil, 750 meters high is located on the top of the Corcovado hill on the beaches of Leblon, Sao Conrado and Copacabana makes a collective call for Peace and Love World.
Beginning its construction in 1926, a difficult and arduous task that took several years due to the inaccessibility that the road to the summit was made in addition to the weight. Opened together with a cheerful party on October 12, 1931, where an electric lighting mechanism had been planned, operated from Naples in Italy, which was not completed due to the bad weather.
Now also part of one of the seven wonders of the world, the Christ the Redeemer is a sanctuary declared in 2006 for all those who wish to marry or baptize their children, being part of Catholic ceremonies.