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Michael Jackson Statue

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Address: Favela Santa Marta, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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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... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 28 June 2016
Poole, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles 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 the statue on a tour of the favela. There are some great views of Rio... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles 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 went to the Flavela on a Sunday with my partner and before I entered I... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles 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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