Looking down at the tops of the clouds over Brazil.
If you fly to Brazil from the United States, you will usually leave at night and get to Brazil early in the morning. After flying for 9 hours, you will always fall asleep right before it's time to wake up. If you sit on the left of the plane by a window, and you wake up in time, you might just catch the sunrise.
Watching the sunrise from 33,000 feet.
Dense clouds above Rio de Janeiro
Peach sunrise above Rio de Janeiro.
Fluffy Clouds over Rio
Mountain Views Flying into Rio de Janeiro.
Looking east toward Teresópolis
You can see the Serra dos Órgãos mountains in the background,
There you will also find Dedo de Deus (The Finger of God),
Clouds curling around the Brazilian peaks.
Granite mountain tops.
Northern Rio de Janeiro
Just before touchdown
Church on the hill
Low income soccer field.
Looking directly west toward
Christ the Redeemer on top of Corcovado Peak.
Looking west toward Cristo Redentor