Teams: Algeria, Belgium, South Korea, Russia
Estadio Mineirao, Belo Horizonte
Games: Belgium vs. Algeria (17 June)
Did you know? Another sustainable venture, the remodelled ‘Mineirão’ – home to Atletico Mineiro and Cruzeiro – can capture, store and re-use up to 6,270,000 litres of rainwater.
Arena Pantanal, Cuiaba
Games: Russia vs. Korea Republic (17 June)
Did you know? The stadium’s nickname is ‘O Verdão’ (The Big Green), due to its strong sustainable credentials and proximity to Brazil’s Pantanal tropical wetlands.
Maracanã – Estádio Jornalista Mário Filho, Rio de Janeiro
Games: Belgium vs. Russia (22 June)
Did you know? One of the world’s most famous arenas, The Maracana is the biggest in Brazil and once held 200,000 fans. Rio’s second most popular tourist attraction will host seven matches, including the World Cup Final on July 13.
Estadio Beira-Rio, Porto Alegre
Games: Korea Republic vs. Algeria (22 June)
Did you know? Nicknamed the ‘Gigante do Beira-Rio’ (The Giant of Beira-Rio), the largest ground in southern Brazil is home to the Internacional club and will be revamped for 2014.
Arena de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo
Games: Korea Republic vs. Belgium (26 June)
Did you know? It is hoped that construction of the brand-new home of world-famous club Corinthians will aid development of one of Sao Paulo’s most deprived areas.
Games: Algeria vs. Russia (26 June)
Did you know? Also known as Estadio Joaquim Americo, the home ground of Atletico Paranaense was built in 1914 and renovated in 1999.
Hotel Fazenda Pitangueiras, Sorocaba
Distance from Sao Paulo: 100km
Acacia Hall-seats 100 people, additional room for 20 people in the Pink Room
Spring Hall-seats 140 people, additional rooms for 30 and 14 people
Paradise Golf & Lake resort, Mogi das Cruzes, Sao Paulo
Meetings Spaces: 30 different areas for events accommodating up to 2,000 people
Bourbon Cataratas Convention & Spa Resort,
Distance from Sao Paulo: 1,043km
Rooms: 309 rooms
Meetings space: 14 meeting rooms including 5,100sqm of events space
San Raphael Hotel Country, Itu
Distance from Sao Paulo: 98km
Meetings space: Six meeting rooms with a capacity for 300 people