Happy Holidays from Rio de Janeiro !
By Frans van Hees | www.AboutBrasil.com | Week 50, December 2015
Rio de Janeiro — In
Rio de Janeiro, the largest floating Christmas tree in the Worldhas been
inaugurated for the year 2015. Despite rain and thunder many spectators watched the ceremony from the shores of the
Lagoa Rodrigo de Freitaslake yesterday.
The inauguration was postponed, because the construction was delayed by a
storm in December. The
Christmas tree of Rio de Janeiro 2015is 85 meters / 279 ft high, weighs 350 tons and has 3.1 million LEDs... Happy Holidays from Rio de Janeiro !
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