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GEH4EVR
12-02-2005, 10:03 PM
I will Give 1000 Geos to who ever can find where these 15 sites are located around the world. I will give the first clue with this message and when ever someone finds a site I will put up the next clue.If you are stuck on any of the clues you can ask for a hint. To give an answer all you have to do is give the Lat Lon and I will give the next clue.

maxxxheimer
12-02-2005, 11:01 PM
what the heck do you want us to do?
your placemark gives 22 degrees 18' 48.05" N; 114 degrees 02' 28.82" E
was that what you were searching for or what? :confused:

GEH4EVR
12-02-2005, 11:30 PM
I'm really sorry about that I wasn't thinking. I will give you the clue for the next one,It is:

THIS ROAD IS LOCATED IN SOUTHERN EUROPE IN A LOCATION WITH A MEDIUM SIZE MOUNTAIN.

anthonywitt
12-03-2005, 02:21 AM
I'm really sorry about that I wasn't thinking. I will give you the clue for the next one,It is:

THIS ROAD IS LOCATED IN SOUTHERN EUROPE IN A LOCATION WITH A MEDIUM SIZE MOUNTAIN.This looks like it will be fun to do. Good "challenge".

GEH4EVR
12-03-2005, 11:51 AM
Thanks for that, But do you know where the road is yet? ;)

Orion1015
12-03-2005, 12:07 PM
I am looking........can you give another clue to narrow it down a bit? BTW great challenge!

GEH4EVR
12-03-2005, 03:17 PM
Alright It's in Southern Spain 4.50Miles near Algeciras. ;)

anthonywitt
12-04-2005, 07:26 AM
E-5 Runs 4.5 from Algeciras. It runs close the nearest mountain

GEH4EVR
12-04-2005, 12:32 PM
"ratlarbig" Thats where it is backwards.

sinner
12-04-2005, 02:04 PM
Gilbraltar

GEH4EVR
12-04-2005, 04:07 PM
Correct Sinner!

GEH4EVR
12-05-2005, 09:37 PM
Remember 1000 Geos to give away folks.

WILDCAT1976
12-06-2005, 03:51 AM
I'm confused.......is the challenge still going on?

WILDCAT1976
12-06-2005, 03:59 AM
ca-34 is close too i think.....or was gibraltar the answer

GEH4EVR
12-06-2005, 11:03 AM
1.Yes the challenge is still going on and

2.Partly,It's a road in Gibraltar called Devils Tower Road.When you find it just post the Lat Lon and I will give the next clue. ;)

McMaster_de
12-06-2005, 11:36 AM
3608'46.84n, 520'36.71w

GEH4EVR
12-06-2005, 12:29 PM
Congratalations Mcmaster_de.

The Next clue is: You are now searching for an airport on an island to the east of Canada. The Airport and the capital have french names. The airports' name starts with M and ends with N.

araT
12-06-2005, 01:16 PM
Miquelon airport, Saint-Pierre, Canada :) Placemark attached.

T.

McMaster_de
12-06-2005, 01:31 PM
araT, you are a little bit to southern.

araT
12-06-2005, 01:39 PM
oops! my bad ;)

T.

GEH4EVR
12-06-2005, 05:04 PM
Very good again McMaster_de.

The next Clue is: The next location is in New York State and it is a popular attraction on the border with Canada.

McMaster_de
12-06-2005, 05:11 PM
Niagara Falls?

GEH4EVR
12-07-2005, 10:24 AM
Correct Again! The next clues won't be as easy.

The Next clue is: Travel to the center of New York City to find this big park/lake.

McMaster_de
12-07-2005, 11:00 AM
Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis Reservoir in the center of the Central Park

GEH4EVR
12-07-2005, 11:08 AM
Once again you are right.

The next clue is: Try and find where a famous music channel HQ is.Its in NYC.

McMaster_de
12-07-2005, 11:38 AM
I hopr you mean the MTV studios at Time Square.

GEH4EVR
12-07-2005, 11:52 AM
Right again,

The Next clue is: The letters to the name of this town are scrambled they are- eraisadp and the town is in South Nevada.

McMaster_de
12-07-2005, 11:59 AM
Paradise near Las Vegas.

GEH4EVR
12-07-2005, 12:17 PM
Right Again.


The next clue is: The next lcoation your after is located in North-West United States and is a very large mountain that is famous for flat trees.

McMaster_de
12-07-2005, 01:31 PM
What do you mean with flat tree? A kind of tree?

GEH4EVR
12-08-2005, 12:23 AM
"flatened Trees as in flat against the ground".

WILDCAT1976
12-08-2005, 12:58 AM
mt st helens?

GEH4EVR
12-08-2005, 10:21 AM
Correct WILDCAT1976,

The Next clue is: The next Building Your after is located in the Pacific and is a great spot for stargazzing.

WILDCAT1976
12-08-2005, 07:01 PM
Grauman's chinese theatre?

GEH4EVR
12-08-2005, 08:56 PM
aek anuam thats backwards.

maxxxheimer
12-08-2005, 09:18 PM
mauna kea
*edit* HERE (http://www.googleearthhacks.com/dlfile6912/Mauna-Kea-observatory,-Hawai.htm)

GEH4EVR
12-09-2005, 12:37 PM
Correct,


The next clue is: The next location is a man made structure in South China That Measures 3.80 Miles from one end to another.

cadarado425
12-09-2005, 01:58 PM
airport in hong kong

22* 18n 113* 55e

maxxxheimer
12-09-2005, 02:40 PM
airport in hong kong

22* 18n 113* 55e
hong kong's not china :slant:

3john2
12-09-2005, 02:43 PM
Wall around Qufu Citybirthplace and burial ground of Confucius.

GEH4EVR
12-09-2005, 05:47 PM
cadarado425 you are correct and to everyone else SOME PEOPLE CONSIDER HONG KONG AS CHINA.

The Next clue is: The place to go to is the location for a large plant shaped island in the middle east.

bueth
12-09-2005, 05:58 PM
cadarado425 you are correct and to everyone else SOME PEOPLE CONSIDER HONG KONG AS CHINA.

The Next clue is: The place to go to is the location for a large plant shaped island in the middle east.

might it be one of the islands (Palm Jumeirah, Palm Jebel Ali or Palm Deira) outside of Dubai, United Arab Emirates?

greets

GEH4EVR
12-09-2005, 06:12 PM
Correct,

The Next clue is: You are nearing the end and the place your after is a country divided in two in the middle east.

bueth
12-09-2005, 06:19 PM
that could be several locations. depends on how you exactly mean "divided".

but i gues it's Egypt. it's divided by the Suez Canal.

greets

GEH4EVR
12-09-2005, 06:23 PM
Northern And Southern Division south is EU.

bueth
12-09-2005, 06:32 PM
Northern And Southern Division south is EU.

Turkey? the top (i gues approx 5%) is on european ground. but they aint in the EU yet. i can't think of any other country that is in the middle east and also in the EU, actualy thats not possible...

GEH4EVR
12-09-2005, 07:01 PM
surpyc thats it backwards

bueth
12-09-2005, 07:04 PM
surpyc thats it backwards

cyprus....

GEH4EVR
12-09-2005, 08:49 PM
Correct,

The Next clue is: The building is a religious structure in the North-West of France and is Famous for Saint Therese.

maxxxheimer
12-09-2005, 11:31 PM
http://www.googleearthhacks.com/dlfile9515/Basillica-of-Saint-Therese.htm

GEH4EVR
12-10-2005, 11:46 AM
OK Nearly There,Next Clue is:This is where a lot of races are held,it is in Northern France and the name of the town starts with L.

moldavite
12-10-2005, 04:05 PM
OK Nearly There,Next Clue is:This is where a lot of races are held,it is in Northern France and the name of the town starts with L.

Lille

GEH4EVR
12-10-2005, 11:06 PM
Nope its Le M...

McMaster_de
12-10-2005, 11:47 PM
Le Mans

GEH4EVR
12-11-2005, 11:03 AM
Correct!


Alright The last clue is: This is the most southerly point of Europe.

araT
12-11-2005, 11:32 AM
Tarifa Point in Spain

T.

McMaster_de
12-11-2005, 12:14 PM
Correct!


Alright The last clue is: This is the most southerly point of Europe.

Mainland or also the islands?

GEH4EVR
12-11-2005, 12:32 PM
Its at the same place you started the challenge.

araT
12-11-2005, 12:35 PM
Tarifa Point in Spain

T.

Am I right? (scroll up 3 posts to see the .kmz)

T.

GEH4EVR
12-11-2005, 01:56 PM
No araT you aren't right as I said its near where the very first clue was.

McMaster_de
12-11-2005, 03:22 PM
But then it is not the most southern point

GEH4EVR
12-11-2005, 03:38 PM
I apologize about that it was my mistake and araT got it right.


That's it the Challenge is over and the winner is McMaster_de who solved 7 clues. :clap: :clap:

maxxxheimer
12-11-2005, 03:52 PM
does he play gewar?
what should he d with all the geos?


me,me,me

GEH4EVR
12-11-2005, 05:22 PM
No he doesn't play GEWar,however I did give him a special compilation of the best 3D models for Google Earth. I will give the runners up a small amount of money. The people who will recive 200 Geos each are: araT,Beuth,cadarado425,maxxxheimer,WILDCAT1976.

Enjoy.

ATOMSAPPLE
12-11-2005, 06:34 PM
n3at/neat

WILDCAT1976
12-11-2005, 07:32 PM
No he doesn't play GEWar,however I did give him a special compilation of the best 3D models for Google Earth. I will give the runners up a small amount of money. The people who will recive 200 Geos each are: araT,Beuth,cadarado425,maxxxheimer,WILDCAT1976.

Enjoy.

thank you very much

maxxxheimer
12-11-2005, 09:55 PM
thx have you sent the money yet?
btw, your 3D-models are great ;)

GEH4EVR
12-11-2005, 10:25 PM
No I will send the money out at 14:00 GMT, and thank you about the models.

bueth
12-12-2005, 01:10 PM
No I will send the money out at 14:00 GMT, and thank you about the models.

thanks m8

xoxdeCarter08
12-17-2005, 03:06 AM
Ooh That was cool I can't wait to see what GEwar is

Gandolf
12-30-2005, 02:20 AM
It flattened a lot of trees :lol:

bwh2005
01-17-2006, 09:20 PM
im new dont mind me :lol:

GEH4EVR
01-17-2006, 10:57 PM
They are the currency used in the game GEWar (http://www.gewar.net) .

bwh2005
01-18-2006, 10:38 AM
dont mind me im new :lol:

bwh2005
01-18-2006, 10:40 AM
:confused: i registered as user of gewar so.... how do you play

bwh2005
01-18-2006, 10:50 AM
i just made my base on one of the japenese islands :spin: