In 2016 Brazil will host the Summer Olympics. The event will be held in the capital Rio de Janeiro, Brazil where the native language is Portuguese.
- The 2016 Olympic Games will take place between August 5-21, 2016.
- The 2016 Paralympic Games will take place between September 7-18, 2016.
2016 Olympics is organised by Rio de Janeiro 2016 International Olympic Committee. On 15th January 2015, Rio de Janeiro Olympics announced details of its ticket. Rio de Janeiro also hosted the FIFA World Cup in 2014.
In preparation for it's visitors Rio have upgraded 43 miles of new roads, planted 15,000 trees and created 250 square miles of new pavements/sidewalks!
Rio Olympic village area has; fourteen competition venues within 10 minutes of the Olympic Village and seven venues within 10 to 20 minutes. The Rio Olympic Park will be within 5 minutes of the Olympic Village. All venues are within 50 minutes travel from the Olympic Village.