Brazil Welcomed One Million International Visitors During World Cup

Brazil Welcomed One Million International Visitors During World Cup

Record number of visitors from 203 different countries praised Brazil

New York, July 15, 2014 – According to information by the federal government, one million foreign tourists visited Brazil during the World Cup. That’s way above the estimated 600,000 expected prior to the games. A study conducted by the Ministry of Tourism shows that Brazil welcomed tourists from 203 different countries during the World Cup. For most of them (61%), it was their first time in Brazil and they praised infrastructure and tourism related services.
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Joe Biden Says LaGuardia Airport Is Like a “Third World Country” #Travel

AA Terminal at LaGuardia

AA Terminal at LaGuardia

Most people love Joe Biden’s ability to speak from the hip. He is honest, straight to the point, and when he described LaGuardia Airport “like a Third World Country,” he was absolutely right. To be fair, he was comparing LaGuardia with the Hong Kong International Airport, but the same comparison could be made with at least 10 other international airports!

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