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Geocaching country souvenir: the United States of America

Geocaching country souvenir: the United States of America

USA Geocaching country souvenir The United States of America — the birthplace of geocaching. At 3.8 million square miles (9.8 million km2) of diverse geography, the United States has the most ecoregions out of any country in the world, making it an amazing playground for geocaching. From the Atlantic seaboard, across the prairies of...

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Geocaching country souvenir: Morocco

Geocaching country souvenir: Morocco

Morocco Geocaching country souvenir Morocco is known for its sweeping desert landscapes, towering mountains, and ancient cities. Within the same country, you could be shivering cold while someone else is putting sunscreen on to protect them from the sun’s rays. Many Hollywood movies have taken place here and Morocco hosts nine UNESCO World Heritage...

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Geocaching country souvenir: Indonesia

Geocaching country souvenir: Indonesia

Indonesia Geocaching country souvenir Basking along the equator in Southeast Asia lies Indonesia, The Emerald of the Equator. Here are a few facts about this beautiful country: The Komodo dragon found in Indonesia, is the largest lizard in the world, can grow up to 3 meters (10 feet) in length and weigh up to 166...

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Geocaching country focus: Czechia

Geocaching country focus: Czechia

All over the world, geocaching is leading people to places they’ve never adventured to before. To celebrate how geocaching is played differently all around the world, we’ll pick a country from time to time and share some interesting geocaching facts. Today, we focus on a location with geocaching history: Czechia. There are almost 60,000...

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Geocaching country souvenir: Cyprus

Geocaching country souvenir: Cyprus

Cyprus Geocaching country souvenir Cyprus is the third largest and most populous island country in the Mediterranean. At 9,251 km² (3,572 mi²) and over 1.1 million inhabitants, the country is full of a vibrant culture with a rich past spanning over 10,000 years. One moment you might be exploring the glorious rocky coastline, the...

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Geocaching country souvenir: Chile

Geocaching country souvenir: Chile

Chile Geocaching country souvenir Stretched along the eastern edge of South America lies Chile, a country spanning over 4,620 km (2647 mi) from north to south and taking the claim of the longest country in the world. Here are some other spicy facts about Chile: Chile is the location of the driest place on...

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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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