Brazil learns from Carnival ahead of 2014 WCup
Brazil’s Carnival was not just about partying, drinking and
The country’s huge Carnival celebrations this week also provided
key lessons for World Cup organizers trying to prepare the nation
for soccer’s showcase event in two years.
With locals and tourists jamming many of the World Cup host
cities, Carnival allowed authorities to evaluate the new
infrastructure improvements, public safety programs and medical
Millions of tourists traveled the country for the festival, just
like they will do during the World Cup in 2014.