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Socceroos Netherlands After Party – Tickets On Sale Now!

Due to popular demand from the 4000 strong Road To Brazil community, we present to you… Road To Brazil’s Aussie Assault on Porto Alegre Socceroos Netherlands Afterparty Online event registration for Road To Brazil’s Aussie Assault on Porto Alegre: AUS v NED After Party powered by Eventbrite THE VENUE Known for it’s weekly debauchery, Beco203
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Crucial Brazil Visa Information

Australians need a visa to enter Brazil. For 2014 Word Cup ticket holders, visas will be issued free of charge. Here’s what you need to do: 1- Fill out an online application form through: http://sydney.itamaraty.gov.br/en-us/visa_-_how_to_apply.xml a. On the left-hand menu, choose “VISA REQUEST” b. On Main Purpose of your trip, select “FIFA WORLD CUP BRAZIL
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Everything You Need to Know About Porto Alegre

  *The Following is a guest post by Camila Santos Simmons. Camila is a “Gaucha” from Porto Alegre who has also spent over 7 years living in London and Melbourne and runs a blog called Lifestyle Brazil Porto Alegre is the capital of “Gaucho” country located in the Southern tip of the country in the state of Rio Grande
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Flying Around Brazil! By Gringo to Gringo

*The following is a guest post from Liam Cole, owner of the website World Cup In Brazil, which contains an amazing e-book guide called “Gringo 2 Gringo” which is essential for every Australian heading to The World Cup. Liam is an Aussie “Gringo”  who has lived in and traveled around Brazil. I have received a lot of
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Everything You Need to Know About Spending Your Money in Brazil

*The following is a guest post from Liam Cole, owner of the website World Cup In Brazil, which contains an amazing e-book guide called “Gringo2 Gringo” which is essential for every Australian heading to The World Cup. Liam is an Aussie “Gringo”  who has lived in and traveled around Brazil. Hey Guys, Let’s face it everyone is
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Socceroo Match Cities: Curitiba

Curitiba is the capital of the Southern State of Parana, and the entire metropolis has a population of slightly above 3.5 million people. The city has a favourable HDI which saw it win the Global Sustainable City Award in 2010. It was ranked the top best Brazilian city to live in by a leading American
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Socceroo Match Cities: Cuiaba

A first look at our Socceroo Match Cities Series is the city holding our first game against Chile: Cuiaba. Cuiaba city is at the centre of South America and is the headquarters of Mato Grosso State. Its name is credited to the indigenous Indian community although the meaning remains a matter of debate among historians.
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Should I Book World Cup Accommodation Now or Wait Until the Draw?

World Cup accommodation, it’s the topic on everyone’s lips! Probably because there are so many different options, with people left wondering whether to book now or wait until the draw comes out. Here are the two main paths you can go down: Follow the Socceroos option If you are taking this option, this means you
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How To Get A Beachside Apartment in Rio for $40 a Night During the World Cup

So you’ve been tossing up whether or not to book accommodation yet……right? You’d love a beachside apartment in Rio yes? You’ve been doing a lot of searching but finding even the cheapest hostels are running at around $80 a night. Even if you are only in Rio for a week or two, that’s going to
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What You MUST Know Before Entering the 2014 World Cup Ballot

So the 2014 World Cup ballot opens tomorrow August 20 at 8pm Australian Eastern Time! Does this mean that you need to enter the ballot tomorrow? No, you can enter any time right up until the 10th of October and still have the same chance of getting tickets as if you entered at 8.01 tomorrow
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Socceroos Netherlands After Party – Tickets On Sale Now!

Due to popular demand from the 4000 strong Road To Brazil community, we present to you… Road To Brazil’s Aussie Assault on Porto Alegre Socceroos Netherlands Afterparty Online event registration for Road To Brazil’s Aussie Assault on Porto Alegre: AUS v NED After Party powered by Eventbrite THE VENUE Known for it’s weekly debauchery, Beco203
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Road To Brazil Nightclub Series: Lapa 40 Graus, Rio De Janeiro

  *The following is a guest post from Liam Cole, owner of the website World Cup In Brazil, which contains an amazing e-book guide called “Gringo 2 Gringo” which is essential for every Australian heading to The World Cup. Liam is an Aussie “Gringo”  who has lived in and traveled around Brazil. Lapa is the most
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Road to Brazil Nightclub Series: Fosfobox

Fosfobox Nightclub is located right in the heart of Copacabana beach, Rio De Janeiro. A tiny exclusive club tucked under a shopping center, it is said to have a vibe that has to be seen to be believed. Since its inauguration in 2004, Fosfobox is a reference to an audience seeking new trends. The main floor,
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Road To Brazil World Cup Party Spots: Florianopolis

So for our first look at the best Brazil World Cup party spots for Aussies, we will have a go at Florianopolis. It’s said to be the Ibiza of Brazil, but many people actually say that Ibiza is the Florianopolis of Spain, err…if that makes sense? Anyway, this place is wild. It’s an island consisting
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Match Report: Chile 3 Australia 1

The Socceroos may have suffered defeat at the hands of Chile, but they certainly won over many fans in Australia and around the world with a fearless display.  Chile one-two sucker punch costly La Roja got off to a flying start after a stalemate early on, knocking the confidence out the young Socceroos with two goals
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Match Report – Australia 0 Croatia 1

The Socceroos rounded off their last friendly game with a 1-0 loss at the hands of Croatia, but showed improvement from their 1-1 draw against South Africa last week.  Ange Postecoglou’s side put in an encouraging display against a more superior opponent, and will have aided the subtle confidence building in the Socceroos’ camp. Left-back
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Key Info

brazil visa information

Crucial Brazil Visa Information

Australians need a visa to enter Brazil. For 2014 Word Cup ticket holders, visas will be issued free of charge. Here’s what you need to do: 1- Fill out an online application form through: http://sydney.itamaraty.gov.br/en-us/visa_-_how_to_apply.xml a. On the left-hand menu, choose “VISA REQUEST” b. On Main Purpose of your trip, select “FIFA WORLD CUP BRAZIL
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Porto Alegre

Everything You Need to Know About Porto Alegre

  *The Following is a guest post by Camila Santos Simmons. Camila is a “Gaucha” from Porto Alegre who has also spent over 7 years living in London and Melbourne and runs a blog called Lifestyle Brazil Porto Alegre is the capital of “Gaucho” country located in the Southern tip of the country in the state of Rio Grande
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Ticketing Info

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What You MUST Know Before Entering the 2014 World Cup Ballot

So the 2014 World Cup ballot opens tomorrow August 20 at 8pm Australian Eastern Time! Does this mean that you need to enter the ballot tomorrow? No, you can enter any time right up until the 10th of October and still have the same chance of getting tickets as if you entered at 8.01 tomorrow
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Finally! Road To Brazil World Cup Ticket Information

Hey FIFA, any danger of giving us some World Cup ticket information? Finally, they’ve decided to give us the heads up on ticket prices for next year… We must say, the news is all good! You can catch all 3 of the Socceroos games for $297 USD, we reckon that is not to shabby at
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