Newlyweds' World Cup honeymoon outlasts England's stay
24 June 2014 Last updated at 00:24 BST
When Luke Prior proposed to Katy Franks he quickly suggested Brazil as an exotic honeymoon destination - then he mentioned it would coincide with the World Cup.
"He struck while the iron was hot," says Franks.
The couple got married a few days ago in the UK and will stay on in Brazil longer than the England football team, which failed to qualify from the group stages.
For the BBC's , Franz Strasser met up with the newlyweds in Ipanema Beach to hear how their honeymoon trip has unfolded so far.