Eye on Brazil - 240 days until the World Cup

The 2014 FIFA World Cup will be here before you know it. The road to the big event has been a rocky one for Brazil. There are concerns about the stadiums being finished in time, protesters have been vandalizing venues, and Brazilians were rioting during the Confederations Cup in June.

Leading up to the World Cup we will be showcasing stunning imagery from Brazil to help you stay tapped in to what is going on.

People holding candles gather for a procession in honor of Our Lady of Aparecida, on her feast day in front of the Cathedral of Brasilia, Brazil, Saturday, Oct. 12, 2013. Revered across the width and breadth of Brazil, Aparecida's appeal has transcended the church's legions of faithful in the world's biggest Catholic country. (AP Photo/Eraldo Peres)

ohn Wall #2 of the Washington Wizards overlooks the city while touring Christ the Redeemer statue as part of 2013 Global Games on October 11, 2013 at Flamengo Club in Rio de Janiero, Brazil. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2013 NBAE (Photo by Ned Dishman/NBAE via Getty Images)

John Wall #2 of the Washington Wizards overlooks the city while touring Christ the Redeemer statue as part of 2013 Global Games on October 11, 2013 at Flamengo Club in Rio de Janiero, Brazil. (Photo by Ned Dishman/NBAE via Getty Images)

A man dances, left, as people carry a rainbow flag during the annual Gay Pride Parade at Copacabana beach in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Sunday, Oct. 13, 2013. (AP Photo/Felipe Dana)

A man dances, left, as people carry a rainbow flag during the annual Gay Pride Parade at Copacabana beach in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Sunday, Oct. 13, 2013. (AP Photo/Felipe Dana)

Brazil's National Congress headquarters is illuminated with pink lights as lightning is seen in Brasilia

Brazil's National Congress headquarters is illuminated with pink lights as lightning is seen in Brasilia October 8, 2013. The main buildings of Brasilia are illuminated in pink as part of 'Pink October', a campaign that recognises and celebrates October as International Breast Cancer Awareness Month. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino (BRAZIL - Tags: POLITICS HEALTH TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY ENVIRONMENT)

High rise window washers wearing Superman and Captain America costumes work at the Sabara Children's Hospital in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Friday, Oct. 11, 2013. The hospital had their regular window washers dress up in super hero costumes to commemorate Children's Day, celebrated in Brazil on Oct. 12, to entertain their young patients who can see the men from their hospital rooms. (AP Photo/Andre Penner)

Young patients watch high rise window washers wearing Superman and Captain America costumes clean the windows of the Sabara Children's Hospital in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Friday, Oct. 11, 2013. The hospital had their regular window washers dress up in super hero costumes to commemorate Children's Day, celebrated in Brazil on Oct. 12, to entertain their young patients. (AP Photo/Andre Penner)

Demonstrators protest against the 2014 World Cup in Arena Pantanal stadium in Cuiaba

Demonstrators who managed to evade security and enter the Arena Pantanal stadium during a visit by FIFA Secretary General Jerome Valcke, protest against the public spending for the 2014 World Cup, in Cuiaba, October 8, 2013. Earlier this year, millions of Brazilians took to the streets to protest against the billions of dollars being invested into staging the 2014 soccer World Cup then the Olympics instead of health, education, public transportation, and security. The graffiti on the perimeter reads, "Cup for who?" REUTERS/Jose Medeiros (BRAZIL - Tags: SPORT SOCCER CIVIL UNREST POLITICS)

An overview of the Arena Pantanal stadium during a visit by FIFA Secretary General Jerome Valcke in Cuiaba

An overview of the Arena Pantanal stadium during a visit by FIFA Secretary General Jerome Valcke in Cuiaba October 8, 2013. The Arena Pantanal will host several 2014 World Cup soccer matches. REUTERS/Jose Medeiros (BRAZIL - Tags: SPORT SOCCER)

Back dropped by a line of riot police, a teacher plays a drum during a demonstration near the Guanabara Palace in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Thursday, Oct. 10, 2013. Teachers have been on strike demanding better pay for almost two months. (AP Photo/Silvia Izquierdo)

Washington Wizards' Trevor Ariza, left, and Al Harrington joke as they pose for photos during a visit to the Complexo do Alemao slum in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Friday, Oct. 11, 2013. Brazilian Nene Hilario led his teammates to the pacified shantytown in the citys north side. They met with dozens of children at a sports complex inside the slum and held a brief clinic with local residents. The Wizards are in Brazil preparing for NBAs first exhibition game in South America against the Chicago Bulls on Saturday. (AP Photo/Felipe Dana)

Kids play soccer at the Complexo do Alemao slum complex in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Friday, Oct. 11, 2013. (AP Photo/Felipe Dana)

Kids play soccer at the Complexo do Alemao slum complex in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Friday, Oct. 11, 2013. (AP Photo/Felipe Dana)

FIVB - Sao Paulo Grand Slam: Day 6

SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - OCTOBER 13: (L to R) Kira Walkenhorst and Laura Ludwig of Germany, April Ross and Kerri Walsh of United States and Maria Antonelli and Agatha Bednarczuk of Brazil, pose during the awards ceremony in the day six of the FIVB Beach Volleyball Sao Paulo Grand Slam 2013 at Parque Villa Lobos. (Photo by Rafael Neddermeyer/Getty Images for FIVB)

Visitors attend the 12th International Motorcycle, Parts and Equipment Show in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2013. The bi-annual trade show is dedicated exclusively to two-wheeled vehicles and runs from Oct. 8-13. (AP Photo/Andre Penner)

Visitors attend the 12th International Motorcycle, Parts and Equipment Show in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2013. The bi-annual trade show is dedicated exclusively to two-wheeled vehicles and runs from Oct. 8-13. (AP Photo/Andre Penner)

Brazil's President Rousseff speaks during the opening of the Third Global Conference on Child Labour in Brasilia

Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff speaks during the opening of the Third Global Conference on Child Labour in Brasilia October 8, 2013. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino (BRAZIL - Tags: POLITICS BUSINESS EMPLOYMENT)