Barcelona’s Andrés Iniesta lists his family vineyard on Airbnb

The Barcelona midfield star has added his family vineyard – Bodega Iniesta – to Airbnb, offering two lucky guests the chance to be hosted by one of the world’s most celebrated footballers.

Seeing the beautiful game in Berlin and Brussels

Watching football / soccer in Berlin and Brussels is a wonderful experience.

I watched the Sweden v Paraguay game at the Olympic Stadium in Berlin during the 2006 World Cup and there was a wonderful atmosphere. 50,000 Swedish fans and 200 Paraguayan fans were in attendance plus some neutrals like me. Recommended.

FIFA World Cup – Rio’s ten best budget restaurants

Here they are according to The Guardian

http://www.theguardian.com/travel/2014/may/14/top-10-budget-restaurants-rio-de-janeiro

Brazilian Hotels outside Rio and Sao Paolo

Head out of the huge cities of Rio and São Paulo to find peaceful pousadas where you can swing in a hammock and walk along stunning beaches backed by verdant rainforest

http://www.theguardian.com/travel/2014/mar/11/rio-sao-paulo-brazil-top-10-budget-beach-hotels-pousadas

Highlights of Brazil – Host of FIFA World Cup 2014

If you didn’t already know, Brazil is hosting the FIFA World Cup in 2014 and, with all due respect to the Winter Olympics, the World Cup is the biggest sports event of 2014 by a long way. Some ideas for sight-seeing can be found in this article from The Observer in the UK

http://www.theguardian.com/travel/2014/jan/26/holidays-in-brazil-highlights-rio-sao-paulo

Essential Guide to Brazil

Brazil is hosting the FIFA World Cup in 2014 and here is an excellent guide to the country.

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/destination/brazil/102278/Brazil-an-essential-guide.html