It was the largest scout camping event ever organized in Portugal since the foundation of the CNE - Corpo Nacional de Escutas, back in 1923.
In the beggining of August 2012, some impressive 16 000 scouts from the portuguese catholic scouts’ association gathered together at Idanha-a-Nova, in the middle of Portugal, as temperatures started had started to rise to more than 40ºC.
Because scouts are a global fraternity formed by several millions, scouts from other areas of the globe were invited to be there too. United Kingdom, Guinea, Switzerland Sweden or Pakistan were among those who’ve accepted the invitation.
These pictures try to portrait a bit of what has been happening over there