CIA Bulletin Board - updated 22 October 2005
Welcome to the 58th Coupe Mondiale
Castelo Branco, Portugal
to the 58th Coupe Mondiale
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|Latest Weather Forecast for Castelo Branco|
Monday, October 24 - 2005, 9:30 AM from Hotel Tryp Colina do Castelo (Mélia).
Sunday, October 23 - 2005, 9:30 AM from Hotel Tryp Colina do Castelo (Mélia).
Saturday, October 22 - 2005, 7:00 PM from Hotel Tryp Colina do Castelo (Mélia)
the 25th October until the 30th October, 2005|
Weather: Partly Cloudy, some rain likely
Tempreature Celsius: 10º C minimum - 20º C maximum
Tempreature Fahrenheit: 50º F minimum - 68º F maximum
|Sample Bus Schedule from Lisbon to Castelo Branco|
depart for Castelo Branco from the 'Sete Rios' Bus station. It is best to take
a taxi from Lisbon airport to the Sete Rios Bus station. The Taxi ride is about
5-10 minutes from the airport, and the Taxi costs around 15 €.
|Sample Train Schedule from Lisbon to Castelo Branco|
you arriving at Lisbon airport, the best train station is 'Oriente' (only a 5
minute taxi ride from the airport).|
LISBON to CASTELO BRANCO (229 kms)
To Castelo Branco:
Lisbon (St. Apolónia) 7h12 - Lisbon (Oriente) 7h20 - Castelo Branco 10h06
Lisbon (St. Apolónia) 19h08 - Lisbon (Oriente) 19h18 - Castelo Branco 22h06
Castelo Branco 8h37 - Lisbon 11h35
Castelo Branco 16h43 - Lisbon 19h35
For more information and diferent types of trains: www.cp.pt
|Free Internet 'Cyber Centro' for all Contestants, Jury and Delegates|
Contestants, International Jury and Delegates will be offered the complimentary
use of the Internet at the Castelo Branco 'Cyber Centro' during their stay in
At registration for the Coupe Mondiale, attendees will receive a guest card which they will present to the reception at the Cyber Centro. This will allow complimentary use of one of the many Internet terminals at the Cyber Centro which is conveniently located in the center of Castelo Branco.
We sincerely thank the hosts of the 2005 Coupe Mondiale for arranging this valuable service to keep our visitors in touch with their family and friends around the world, while attending the Coupe Mondiale.
|CIA Competition Venues in Castelo Branco|
|The six categories of the 2005 Coupe Mondiale will be held in the Governo Civil de Castelo Branco and the Cine-Teatro Avenida. Located in the city center, just a short walk accross the main square from each other, each venue offers warm up practice facilities for the contestants.|
Categories scheduled to be held in the 'Governo Civil de Castelo Branco'
The Governo Civil de Castelo Branco Building (below) is a regal building located in the City Center in the shadow of the remnants of the Castelo Branco Castel perched on top of the hill.
|The Concert Hall located in the Governo Civil de Castelo Branco Building features tall ceilings and warm Church like acoustics.|
Categories Scheduled to be held in the 'Cine-Teatro Avenida'
The Cine-Teatro Avenida (below) is a state of the art modern Concert Hall also located in the City Center.