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Brazil presentation 2

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Brazil presentation 2

  1. 1. PART 2 BEAUTIFUL BRAZILIAN ARCHITECTURE By : Kayla Williams
  2. 2. ARCOS DE LAPA <ul><li>Anther beautiful architectural building is the Arcos da Lapa. </li></ul><ul><li>This building was built to symbolizes Rio de Janiero’s colonial period. </li></ul><ul><li>It was built in the 18 th century to bring fresh water from the Carioca river into Rio de Janiero. </li></ul>
  3. 3. CORCOVADO – CHRIST THE REDEEMER <ul><li>Over 300,000 people visit this monument of Jesus Christ every year. </li></ul><ul><li>This beautiful monument sits on the Corcovado and over looks the city of Rio de Janiero . The Corcovado symbolizes Brazil’s religion and, “welcomes the city and its people with open arms.” </li></ul><ul><li>This statue is a gift from France and it is 100 ft tall and has a chapel underneath the statue. </li></ul>
  4. 4. ESTÁDIO DO MARACANÃ <ul><li>Estádio do Maracanã is an open-air soccer stadium located in Rio de Janiero. </li></ul><ul><li>This stadium was opened in 1950 to anchor the FIFA World Cup. This stadium was designed by seven different architects. </li></ul><ul><li>This stadium will hold the Soccer World Cup in 2014 and the Olympic Games in 2016. </li></ul>
  5. 5. RIO DE JANEIRO CATHEDRAL <ul><li>The Rio de Janeiro Cathedral makes Brazil special because of its modernistic architecture </li></ul><ul><li>This Beautiful Cathedral, located in Rio de Janiero, is dedicated to Saint Sebastian. </li></ul><ul><li>This Cathedral was replaced by older churches and was built between 1964 and 1979. </li></ul><ul><li>This Cathedral is known for its beautiful display of stain glass windows and its height, which is 246ft tall. </li></ul>
  6. 6. WORKS CITED <ul><li>1. Top 10 Things to Do and See in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil </li></ul><ul><li>http://gosouthamerica.about.com/od/brazgeog/tp/whattodo.htm </li></ul><ul><li>2. Brazil - Language, Culture, Customs and Etiquette </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.kwintessential.co.uk/resources/global-etiquette/brazil-country-profile.html </li></ul><ul><li>http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Brazil </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.infoplease.com/ipa/A0107357.html </li></ul><ul><li>http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Capoeira </li></ul><ul><li>http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Roman_Catholicism_in_Brazil </li></ul><ul><li>3. Brazil images </li></ul><ul><li>http://3.bp.blogspot.com/_512VEbm7xB0/Sh1Rc6jcibI/AAAAAAAAbR4/N7M0R7fjoCE/s400/capoeira_21.jpg </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.salvador.info/picture_library/salvador-brazil-carnaval-1.jpg </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.hispanicallyspeakingnews.com/uploads/images/article-images/rio-carnival.jpg </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.beachcomberpete.com/south_america/South_America_3.gif </li></ul>

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