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Jeep travelling around the globe arrives in Barga

Jeep travelling around the globe arrives in Barga

The geocaching phenomenon continues to grow with more and more people arriving looking for the elusive geocache boxes hidden around the area. Geocaching as a “tourism resource” is definitely making itself felt in this area. There are now 20 cultural geocache boxes hidden in and around Barga and the Serchio valley which have already been been found and commented on by many people during the summer months.

On the 1st July 2007, a small jeep left Michigan USA and started a journey which so far has covered over 60,000 kms (more or less one and a half times around the globe) This week it arrived in this area – at Sommocolonia to be exact where it will be resting for a few […]

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Cultural Geocaching – works on paper

Cultural Geocaching – works on paper

some works on paper inside the cultural geocaches

There are now 10 cultural geocaches already hidden in and around Barga and with another 10 boxes ready to go out into “the wild ” People are coming into Barga on a daily basis looking for these caches. The logs books show visitors from Germany, Holland, France, Switzerland, Finland and USA. So far very few […]