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.

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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 und was für Tipps sie wohl für andere Geocaching-Filmemacher haben.

Hier ist das Interview mit den Filmemachern von TFTC (Team TFTC)*, Little Helpers From Outer Space (Team Cassiopeia) und Geocaching in the Change of Time (GC-Therapiegruppe).

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La diferencia entre SWAG (Cosas de intercambio – Stuff We All Get) y rastreables

El objetivo del geocaching es bastante simple: inspirar a los geocachers a vivir una aventura en cada lugar. Pero el juego puede ser mucho más complicado. Hay acrónimos (TFTC, FTF, etc.), distintos tipos de cachés, SWAG y rastreables.

Hoy, nos vamos a centrar en los objetos de intercambio (SWAG) y los rastreables, pero asegúrate de echar un vistazo al glosario y el Centro de Ayuda si acabas de empezar en el geocaching. Tanto los objetos de intercambio como los rastreables son objetos que probablemente ya has visto antes en algún geocaché, pero aunque parecen similares, ¡son muy diferentes! Más abajo analizamos algunas de estas diferencias.

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3, 2, 1, Planetary Pursuit Liftoff!

Attention all astronauts! Attention all astronauts! This is Ground Control giving you the green light for liftoff. All systems are go, you may proceed to launch!

The year is 2650. You are invited to join the Geocaching Explorers Club and be among the first geocachers to visit every planet in our solar system, earning souvenirs along the way. Find different geocache types to individually collect points on the Friend League between March 19 and April 15 and earn up to 10 new souvenirs to become an Official Space Explorer.

3, 2, 1 liftoff!

3, 2, 1, Planetary Pursuit hebt ab!

Take part in the “Planetary Pursuit” and earn up to 10 new souvenirs

To all astronauts! This is the floor control! You have the green light for the start. All systems work, you can start!

It’s the year 2650. You’re invited to join the Geocaching Discovery Club and be one of the first geocachers to visit every planet in our solar system and earn souvenirs along the way.

Find different types of geocache between the 19th of March and the 15th of April and individually earn points in the Friends League. Get up to ten new souvenirs to become an official space explorer.

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