Paradise regained in a bikini-land

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  1. A woman sun bathes on the Leblon Beach in Rio de Janeiro.
  2. The Christ the Redeemer statue on Corcovado Mountain.
  3. Maracana stadium, one of the main venues for the 2014 Fifa World Cup later this year.
  4. Angela Bismarchi and Elaine Ribeiro of the 'Porto da Pedra' samba school pose during Carnival parade in Rio de Janeiro.
  5. A couple in clown costumes touch noses during the Boitata block party, a pre-Carnival celebration in Rio.
  6. A girl poses for a photo to display her tattoo at the Piscinao de Ramos artificial lake in Rio.

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