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Five new Geocaching country souvenirs for 2018

Five new Geocaching country souvenirs for 2018

¡Felicidades! Συγχαρητήρια! Tebrikler! Selamat! مبروك ! Congratulations! As of today, you can earn five new Geocaching country souvenirs! Souvenirs are virtual pieces of art discovered and displayed on your Geocaching public profile. All this week on the Geocaching blog, Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram pages, we’ll highlight each country and offer caching suggestions. Without further ado, here...

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Cinque Terre – Monterosso-Vernazza — Geocache of the Week

Cinque Terre – Monterosso-Vernazza — Geocache of the Week

Traditional GCQNYZ by CaniSciolti Difficulty: 1.5 Terrain: 3 Location: Liguria, Italy N 44° 08.443′ E 009° 40.568′ On the west coast of Italy, stretched along the glistening Ligurian Sea lie the Cinque Terre, or Five Lands. Dating back to the 11th century, these picturesque towns have, by virtue of their isolated locations, remained protected...

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Interview mit den deutschen GIFF-Finalisten

Interview mit den deutschen GIFF-Finalisten

Mit 106 deutschen GIFF-Events und sogar einem Mega-Event steht fest: die deutsche Community liebt die lustigen Filmchen, die seit 2013 jedes Jahr von Geocachern für Geocacher gedreht werden. Drei der 16 Finalisten des diesjährigen GIFF kamen dabei aus Deutschland. Wir wollten wissen, wer hinter diesen Filmen steckt, hören wie sie ihre Kreativität angekurbelt haben...

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Let’s talk some more about geocache quality

Earlier this year, we invited you to the beginning of a community conversation about geocache quality. Past projects such as the Geocache Health Score and introduction of Virtual Rewards were aimed at encouraging and rewarding high cache quality. Before considering new projects, we wanted to hear your feedback and ideas. Hundreds of you responded...

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Geocaching International Film Festival 2018 in review

This past November, almost 18,000 geocachers attended Geocaching International Film Festival events. From movie theater seats and living-room couches, geocachers all around the world celebrated the 16 GIFF finalist films. We laughed a lot, sniffled a little, and remembered what we love about geocaching. This year we’re excited to share a very special video...

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Trinity College Dublin – Geocache of the Week

Trinity College Dublin – Geocache of the Week

Virtual Cache GC7B6DR by Fjon Difficulty: 1.5 Terrain: 1.5 Location: Dublin, Ireland N 53° 20.664′ W 006° 15.440′ Ireland, the Emerald Isle, is a popular travel destination. People from all over the world come to enjoy the beauty of its lush, rolling hills and its world heritage sites Brú na Bóinne, Skellig Michael (you...

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Comment préparer un superbe event de la Nouvelle Année pour le Dernier/Premier

Comment préparer un superbe event de la Nouvelle Année pour le Dernier/Premier

Les traditions de la Saint-Sylvestre sont de toutes formes. Cette année, vous pouvez commencer une nouvelle tradition en organisant un event avec vos potes géocaching tout en gagnant deux nouveaux souvenirs.   Cette année, nous vous invitons à dire ‘Merci’ à 2018 et bienvenue 2019 avec deux nouveaux souvenirs géocaching. Pour gagner ces souvenirs, c’est simple...

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Wie Du die besten Events für Silvester und Neujahr organisieren kannst

Wie Du die besten Events für Silvester und Neujahr organisieren kannst

Silvestertraditionen gibt es in vielen Varianten und Arten. In diesem Jahr kannst Du eine neue Tradition einführen, indem Du ein Event mit Deinen Geocaching-Freunden veranstaltest und gleichzeitig zwei neue Souvenirs sammeln. Dieses Jahr laden wir Dich dazu ein, dem Jahr 2018 “Danke” zu sagen und das neue Jahr 2019 willkommen zu heißen. Es ist einfach,...

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You might be a Trackable Lover if…

Introducing the next challenge in our four month series “You might be a geocacher if…” From December 3 at noon UTC through December 31 at noon UTC, use the Friend League to individually earn points towards the “Trackable Lover” souvenir. Keep reading to learn December’s challenge below! In December, you might be a Trackable...

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Guide to hosting an unforgettable Last/First New Year’s event

Guide to hosting an unforgettable Last/First New Year’s event

New Year’s Eve is an opportunity to celebrate the end of one year and the beginning of the next. While end-of-year traditions come in many shapes and sizes, this year you can start a new tradition by hosting an event with your geocaching buddies while earning two new souvenirs. This year, we invite you...

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