By Georgia Grimond, Senior Contributing Reporter
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Visitors to Corcovado to see Christ the Redeemer will now benefit from an improved ticket station in Copacabana. The renovated ticket booth is in the same location as the previous one, in Praça do Lido, however there is now a new climate-controlled waiting room and ticketed boarding system.
Previously passengers wanting to take a van to visit Rio’s renowned landmark would have to queue up outside the ticket booth, often in the baking sun. With the new arrangement tourists can take a ticket and wait in an . . .