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Transylvania Geoquest 2010

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Hidden : Friday, August 20, 2010
Difficulty:
3 out of 5
Terrain:
3 out of 5

Size: Size: large (large)

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Transylvania Geoquest 2010 event


Welcome to the second edition of Transilvania GeoQuest! 

 

Experience a true geocaching adventure in a transylvanian town, feel the nature in Brasov's hills .

You will get to see towers, old city walls and bastions, the narrowest street in Europe, monasteries and churches over 7 centuries old, schools and workshops. You will cross the bridge across centuries and epochs, between people, cultures and ways of being.

 

Come and enjoy a three day weekend with us in the magnificent city of Brasov and its surroundings

 

We are pleased to provide you with the following video from last year's GeoQuest event: GeoQuest 2009

 

On your arrival you are kindly asked to register for the Transilvania Geoquest 2010 at the registration point (at the event/header coordinates) and you are requested to agree with the terms and conditions.

At  the registration point you will receive the GPX files (geocaches+bike tracks) and other useful things.

See the agenda for the registration schedule.  

 

The main highlights for this event are:

  • Three-day event
  • Over 60 caches in the Brasov area (more than half brand new)
  • Two configurable-length and adjustable-difficulty bike tracks in the surroundings
  • A dedicated geocoin
  • A specially designed geocaching T-shirt
  • Caches ranging from 1* to 5* difficulty and terrain; some caches will be wheelchair accesible
  • Barbecue&Grill each evening (served with cold beer)

 

At the registration point you will find also:

- GeoQuest 2010 badges

- Information point

- Free WiFi HOT SPOT

- Bike rental

- Sale stand for souvenirs

- Snacks + beverages

- First aid ward

Brasov live WEBCAM

 

We've hidden a lot of treasures for you in the most important places in Brasov. Special caches and mysteryes that will blow your mind.

 

 

EVENT AGENDA 2010

 

FRIDAY: 20th of August - Welcome to Brasov

- Get together with the Geoquest Team at the registration point

- Registration

- Brasov's history and surroundings

- Cultural events

- Geocaching FAQ and training in the evening

 

SATURDAY: 21th of August - Geocaching by bike

- Registration

- Geocaching in the woods

- Bike geocaching (2 awesome bike tracks) 

- Andrenaline rush at Aventura park (www.parc-aventura.ro)

   

 

SUNDAY: 22th of August - Brasov Green! 

- CITO (Cache In Trash Out)    

- Brasov's surroundings geocaching

 

Accomodation, How to reach Brasov

Headquarters - registration point (fenced area with tent places, villas and parking)


Hotel Ramada **** (500m from HQ)


Petrom Motel (400m from HQ)



You can easily reach Brasov by train. There are regular train routes from Wien, Praha, Budapest, Bucharest.
Another way to reach the city is through one of the Bucharest's International Airports, then following DN1 road for 160km north. The airports are Henri Coanda (Otopeni) and Baneasa International Airport.
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Additional Hints (Decrypt)

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Decryption Key

A|B|C|D|E|F|G|H|I|J|K|L|M
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N|O|P|Q|R|S|T|U|V|W|X|Y|Z

(letter above equals below, and vice versa)



 

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