With just 100 days to go until Rio de Janeiro hosts the 2016 Olympic Games, it looks like the city will be ready. Two years ago, Australian IOC member John Coates called the preparations for the Rio Olympics "the worst" in recent memory, but a lot has happened since then. Brazil's Sports Minister Ricardo Leyser says infrastructure is 98% complete with no major construction projects left.
The Olympic Park in the upmarket suburb of Barra da Tijuca looks spectacular. Television cameras will love the aerial shots above Copacabana beach, or views from the famous Christ the Redeemer statue as it peers over Sugar Loaf mountain and Guanabara Bay.
IBTimes UK presents aerial views of Rio, showing the state of the venues with 100 days to go until the games begin.
The deaths of two people when a new Olympic legacy cycling path collapsed into the sea have raised doubts about construction safety in the rush to build facilities. Eleven workers have died on Olympic-related projects since January 2013.