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Escadaria Selaron

Escadaria Selaron

Escadaria Selaron

Escadaria Selaron (Rua Joaquim Silva, Lapa, Rio de Janeiro) – these eye-catching steps found in Rio’s Lapa district were made made Chilean artist Jorge Selaron. He spent 20 years transforming this unassuming staircase into a unique icon of this city. All 215 of its steps are a mosaic of tiles, ceramics and mirrors in red, green, blue, yellow, and other colors. Tourists on their way to nightspots in the Lapa district stop by here to marvel at this unique sight.