The house in which I lived was seated close beneath the well-known mountain of the Corcovado.
Next after the Corcovado the Tijuca will attract you, and, like the former, it ends in wondrous points of view.
The thunder peals from Sugar Loaf and Corcovado at times outroared those of the guns.
"That is the Corcovado, and some day we shall go over there and ascend it," said Martim.
Two sailors belonging to his crew had been ashore, and having got drunk, were found lying senseless on the road to Corcovado.
One can safely promise such a realizing sense to him who ascends the Corcovado.
It would require a whole chapter to do even partial justice to this remarkable garden behind the Corcovado mountain.
More and more the clouds lifted and once or twice old Corcovado and Sugar Loaf peeped out as if for a final look.