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10 Marvelous Places to See in Rio de Janeiro

Rio de Janeiro is a city of icons. From the statue of Christ the Redeemer that welcomes the world with arms open to the beaches brought to life by festive cariocas (that’s what Rio locals are proudly called), there’s a lot to see in this beautiful city. You might already be familiar with some of the most popular sights, but there are also new attractions and secretive places worth visiting, too. Here are the highlights of Rio.

Find these local spots on the interactive map below:

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Jamie Ditaranto is a writer and photographer who is always looking for her next adventure. Follow her on Twitter @jamieditaranto.

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