Sao Paulo, Mar 4 (Entravision) .- a message addressed to aliens on the part of the coach Luiz Felipe Scolari and a special lighting, with the national colors yellow and green, in the main tourist points of the country marked today the countdown of the hundred days to the start of the Soccer World Cup Brazil 2014.
“Brazil is a country that receives all charmingly. Our people know how to treat people, mainly to foreigners,” said Scolari in a message released today by the Presidency of Brazil.
In the view of Scolari, after the World, to be held in twelve cities between June 12 and July 13, foreigners will see Brazil as a country to visit many times” .
“I will go to love so much that they will come back from Brazil here quietly. They will be able to enjoy many excellent things in any place of Brazil with our diversity,” added the coach.
In addition to the message of Scolari, the Presidency said in a statement that the “symbolic date” for the “straight final preparations” will be celebrated with a special illumination of the main tourist points of the twelve cities that will receive the World.
in Fortaleza, for example, eight places are members of the initiative: the Arena stadium Castelao, the Palace of the abolition, the Center of events of the Ceara state, the Metropolitan Cathedral, the statue of Iracema, the Plaza Portugal, the Bishop’s Palace and fortress the Moinho.
Another headquarters, Belo Horizonte, will be with lighting of green and yellow the Administrative City, the Mineirã£o stadium, the home of the dance and the museum Abilio Barreto.
in a capital Brasilia will receive the lights the symbolic of the Buriti Palace, headquarters of the local government; the Ministry of Sports and the JK Bridge, while Cuiaba will have the church of Our Lady of the Rosary.
Curitiba, where will host the Spanish selection, you will have the Botanical Garden and the Square of Japan, while Manaus will illuminate especially Freedom Square, the Municipal Market and the tourist resort of Punta Negra.
The Portico of the Magi, in Natal; the traditional cultural center of the Gasholder Usina, in Porto Alegre; the Lacerda Elevator and the stadium Fonte Nova, from El Salvador, and Rio de Janeiro’s Maracana soccer stadium -where Grand Prix is the end of the world – are just some of the tourist attractions with special lighting.
Finally, Sao Paulo, the seat among others of the inaugural match between Brazil and Croatia available for lighting amarela ‘green’ to the Municipal Theater, the Monument to the Flag, to the headquarters of the Municipal Government, the viaduct of Cha and the balloons of the square is.