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“A Statue”
Feb 26, 2018
“Just a statue of a man sitting on a bench. Turns out he is probably Brazil's most famous poet and writer.”
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Praia de Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22070-002, Brazil
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You can't miss it if you walk along the beach. He is a famous poet and it is a depiction of a typical person watching folks at the beach.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank sndovale
Reviewed February 26, 2018

We passed by this Statue whilst walking along Copacabana Beach. It is located between Posto 5 and 6, very much towards the southern end of the beach. We noted a number of people having their photo taken sitting beside the statue on the beach and...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank westy54
Reviewed October 9, 2017

The famous poet Carlos Drummon de Andrade symbolize the life style of "carioca": sitting in the sidewalk, watching the life and the people passing by. Take your picture with him, it is iconic and unforgettable nice to be in Copacabana with this personality. Lovable.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Travel_World63
Reviewed June 21, 2017

As long as you're walking along the beach to go to Forte, you should stop and take a picture with one of the most famous and biggest poets in the country. I recommend reading about him and his work so you know the value of...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank FernandaTelles
Reviewed November 16, 2016

Just a simple statue that people line up to take picture with in a different ways ... so if you are planning to be hear, may be you can start thinking of how to post a cool and unique act here!

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Soloista-Soul
Reviewed September 10, 2016

This place is at the beginning of Copa, near the Forte de Copacabana... It's a nice spot for pictures since you can see all of Copa + the Sugarloaf in the background

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Evelyn B
Reviewed August 9, 2016 via mobile

Don't know what to say especially about this stature. How is it possible to make review just about a simple stature? Anyway you'll come across this while strolling along Copacabana. That's it. Nothing more. Nothing less. Just a simple stature.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Around_the_World030
Reviewed July 24, 2016

Carlos Drumond de Andrade wrote beautifulls poemes, he was born in Minas Gerais but used to live in Rio de Janeiro.

Date of experience: July 2016
Reviewed June 6, 2016

His sculputure can be found between Posto 5 and Posto 6. Posto is a little numbered construction at the beach, built to house life guards, emergency telephone and rest rooms.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank marileymaia
Reviewed January 18, 2016 via mobile

Another statue on the beach, on of teo very close to the gort at the end of Copacabana beach. Like the others it is fun to take a picture with them - an interactive monument!

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank Albywon
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