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Michael Jackson Statue

Favela Santa Marta, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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Just had to see it

Went here with my friend during the daytime on a sunday. Walked up the whole way from Botafogo. The... read more

Reviewed 27 April 2017
Eivind S
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Oslo, Norway
Tribute to MJ

Went as part of a tour with a local guide from the favela. I really enjoyed the trip up and around... read more

Reviewed 28 June 2016
adammawright
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Poole, United Kingdom
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27 Apr 2017
“Just had to see it”
28 Jun 2016
“Tribute to MJ”
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Favela Santa Marta, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Botafogo
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Reviewed 27 April 2017

Went here with my friend during the daytime on a sunday. Walked up the whole way from Botafogo. The statue is quite far up in the favela, so remember to bring a bottle of water along the way. There are some sketchy types along the...More

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Reviewed 28 June 2016

Went as part of a tour with a local guide from the favela. I really enjoyed the trip up and around the favela. The statue and the mural is pretty cool. The Santa Marta favela is very interesting and I highly recommend a trip to...More

2  Thank adammawright
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Reviewed 12 April 2016 via mobile

I really enjoyed the visit to Santa Marta and the Michael Jackson statue. I'm a big MJ fan and was keen to see the filming location for part of the They Don't Care About Us video. Santa Marta is a pacified Flavela but I initially...More

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Reviewed 28 January 2016

nice eye attraction place where you really want to go and enjoy that place and never want to forget about it....

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