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Tag der Deutschen Einheit - German Unity Day

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Hidden : Tuesday, 03 October 2017
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Hello,

 

On the MEGA Event Lisbon AdvenTour 2017 we have visited a great presentation about the AZORES presented by PALHOCOSMACHADO.

And we have fallen in love with this island. We decided, that we have to come. And now we are here.

On 3. October 27 years ago Germany West and East came together. This will  be celebrated on this day every year.
Lets us come also together with many different nationalities.

 

We hope to meet some islander and / or some other geocacher who also loves this island.

Let us exchange experiance and stories and have a nice time and watch the sunset.

 

We want to meet around this loacation on

 

03. October 2017

at 19:00 until min. 19:30 (Sunset)

 

 

See you soon.

 

 

 

Wikipedia:

German:

Tag der Deutschen Einheit

Der 3. Oktober wurde als Tag der Deutschen Einheit im Einigungsvertrag 1990 zum gesetzlichen Feiertag in Deutschland bestimmt.[1] Verkürzt wird auch vom Einheitstag gesprochen.[2] Als deutscher Nationalfeiertag erinnert er an die deutsche Wiedervereinigung, die „mit dem Wirksamwerden des Beitritts der Deutschen Demokratischen Republik zur Bundesrepublik Deutschland […] am 3. Oktober 1990“[3] „vollendet“ wurde.[4] Somit wurden Brandenburg, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Sachsen, Sachsen-Anhalt und Thüringen sowie Berlin in seiner Gesamtheit die neuen Länder der Bundesrepublik Deutschland.

Als „Deutsche Einheit“ wird historisch seit dem frühen 19. Jahrhundert das Bestreben bezeichnet, die deutschen Länder in einem Staat zusammenführen, was besonders mit dem ab 1815 bestehenden Deutschen Bund populär wurde. Das Einheitsmotiv findet sich auch in der deutschen Nationalhymne als „Einigkeit“ wieder.

 

English:

German Unity Day

The Day of German Unity (German: Tag der Deutschen Einheit) is the national day of Germany, celebrated on 3 October as a public holiday.[1] It commemorates the anniversary of German reunification in 1990, when the goal of a united Germany that originated in the middle of the 19th century, was fulfilled again. Therefore, the name addresses neither the re-union nor the union, but the unity of Germany. The Day of German Unity on 3 October has been the German national holiday since 1990, when the reunification was formally completed.

An alternative choice to commemorate the reunification could have been the day the Berlin Wall came down: 9 November 1989

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Qb abg sbetrg n synfuyvtug.

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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