Manaus World Cup Venue, Jewel of the Amazon Jungle

Manaus: World Cup Venue, Jewel of the Amazon Jungle

Post on May 19, 2014, 3:00 pm by the-victoria-law-group 0 Comments

I was talking to a Brazilian friend last week when he informed me that in his opinion, and that of many Brazilians, Manaus should not be a World Cup host city.  That opinion seems to be true, but for the many travelers supporting their World Cup team, they’d probably never have a reason to visit Continue Reading…

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Brazil Opens Arms to the World

Post on May 14, 2014, 3:00 pm by the-victoria-law-group 1 Comments

With the first kick of the World Cup about thirty (30) days away, Brazil launched a new global tourism campaign Monday that emphasizes Brazil’s diversity and the warmth with which Brazilians will greet visitors during the upcoming World Cup.  Definitely sounds like a good idea given all of the bad press Brazil has gotten recently Continue Reading…

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Brazil Should Win the Cup  Right

Brazil Should Win the Cup, Right?

Post on May 14, 2014, 1:00 pm by the-victoria-law-group 1 Comments

There is something in the “home cooking” that gives the home team an unwritten edge in most otherwise equal competitions.  And a  team boasting Neymar, Oscar and Dani Alves should win the World Cup.  But Brazil knows there are no guarantees even when you host the biggest global sporting spectacle.  That’s why we play the Continue Reading…

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Brazil’s Big Phil Names His Seleção

Brazil’s Big Phil Names His Seleção

Post on May 9, 2014, 1:00 pm by the-victoria-law-group 1 Comments

This is the moment many of us have been waiting for.  The announcement of the home squad that will seek its world-leading sixth World Cup title.  Brazil’s soccer coach, Big Phil Luiz Felipe Scolari, unveiled the 23 players that will seek the World Cup title in the tournament that kicks off June 12.  What the Continue Reading…

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Pele Believes Brazil Will Pull it Together

Pele Believes Brazil Will Pull it Together

Post on May 7, 2014, 4:30 pm by the-victoria-law-group 1 Comments

At least they’ve convinced the home crowd, now Brazil will have to convince the rest of the world.  Brazilian legend Pele believes his country will rise above the problems which are blighting its preparations for football’s global showpiece and put on a “fantastic” World Cup. Read Elizabeth Perez’s and Paul Gitting’s CNN article here: http://cnn.it/1kI85Av Continue Reading…

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Brazil 2014 Catering to the Global Consumer

Brazil 2014 Catering to the Global Consumer

Post on April 28, 2014, 4:00 pm by the-victoria-law-group 1 Comments

There are few artists who fit the bill of representing the true pan-Latin American consumer, Shakira, Ricky Martin, J-Lo.  With the ‘One Love, One Rhythm: The Official FIFA World Cup Album’ marks an effort to target this hard-to-define demographic: the pan-Latin American consumer, and enter into that rarefied air of global stardom. Read Reed Johnson’s Continue Reading…

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