Brazil Prepares For FIFA World Cup 2014 and Summer Olympics 2016

12th to and 13th June 2014 is going to the biggest event in Football loving Brazil. It is the FIFA world Cup 2014. It is going to be the second time in Brazil that this event will happen.


This summer FIFA world cup Football are to be played in Brazil. Already Stadiums, airport, hotels and road transport systems are ready. The cities are being readied by decorating them. There are many questions being asked and eyebrows being raised. Brazil is insisting that she is ready to receive the football lovers.

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Rio de Janerio will host the Olympics from 05th August to 21st August 2016. Games are going to beheld in first Portuguese speaking country in South America. There is sense of jubilation in Brazil all over. Rio as a city is going to divided into two parts. On one side, they are preparing for FIFA World cup and on the other side preparations are being made for the summer Olympics 2016. Final touches for 11 satellite cities are being readied.

In Rio, new flyovers and roads are being prepared by blasting away the old roads, structures. It is an uphill task to complete the construction of the new cities and roads within the time limit. The main cities will be ready fully for the ceremonies. The world media is watching the preparations in Brazil.

The main problem for the guests will be an accommodation for the both events. The total bed capacity available is 25000 as against the requirement of 50000. The administration is pressing to increase the capacity by 6000 more beds. The private companies are preparing for 14500 hotel beds.

 

Harinder

Former Sailing Sea Captain at V.Ships, Miami, FL, USA (retired in 2009). Studied BA (Sophomore) at The Principia, now lives in Jaipur, India

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