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World Cup cities tour — Fortaleza

Perviously known for just being a port city, Fortaleza is now a tourist desitnation, with many shopping malls, beaches, and nightlife giving the city an energetic vibe. (Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

World Cup cities tour — Fortaleza

Yahoo SportsJune 3, 2014

Located in the northeastern coast of Brazil, Fortaleza is the fifth largest city in the country with over two million residents. Fortaleza's Estadio Castelão will host six games during the 2014 FIFA World Cup including one quarterfinal match.