Tag Archives: Isle of Wight

The drought has ended, literally!

We  haven’t been caching for over three months, except for a short puzzle cache early in March. No particular reason; we haven’t been ill; we haven’t “gone off” caching; we haven’t been overly busy (or have we? Perhaps we have … Continue reading

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Insalan the Island Dragon

It was only recently we complained that we hadn’t found a travel bug during our travels but lo and behold, or perhaps I should say with a puff of smoke – we found Insalan the Island Dragon hiding within the … Continue reading

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Up The Ridge at Last!

After celebrating our 1st year of geocaching on 26th August by managing to reach the grand total of 365 finds in the eleventh hour during the wettest August day in centuries, we really wanted to visit The Ridge series at … Continue reading

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Our First Geo-Birthday

Cockrobbinn joined me earlier in the week on the Isle of Wight and I realized we would have some time for geocaching not having done hardly any over the last couple of months; beach bums that we are if the … Continue reading

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Murder, Mayhem and a New Cache!

As I have been so quiet of late both on here and on Twitter, I’m sure most of my readers must think I’ve either had my throat cut or even worse been marooned on the Isle of Wight.  The latter … Continue reading

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Ladybird, Ladybird Fly Away Home…..

One of my grand-daughters, Sadie (who is 5, almost 6) has geocached with us a few times and has recently asked to go again. She chose the name HoneyRobbInn as her ‘handle’ because she was eating porridge at our house … Continue reading

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Beacon Alley and Big Billy

The 5th May blog by SandhurstGeocachers who are local to us on the mainland, mentioned that they had spotted our logs on some of the Roke Mead series on the Isle of Wight.  They were also kind enough to let … Continue reading

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