Brazil with Michael Palin. Monty Python veteran Michael Palin takes you on a dazzling trip through Brazil, host of the 2014 World Cup the worlds largest sporting event!. Youll be astounded by the fifth largest country in the world, from the lost world of Amazonia, to the buzzing cities of Rio de Janeiro and Sao Paoloa megacity of 30 million, where the super rich commute by helicopter. Meet remote tribes who pit their survival skills against gold diggers and loggers. Dance with witches. Watch the new World Cup stadium rise in Brasilia. In the entertaining company of your good-humored host, youll delight in the spectacular landscape, food, music, beach life and unique cultural heritage of this rising global power.