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  1. Waqrapukara the sky fortress.

    Gidday amigos There are so many in places Peru that take ones breath away. Waqrapukara or Waqra Pukara (possibly from Quechua waqra horn, pukara fortress,[1] "horn fortress") is an archaeological site in Peru located in the Cusco Region, Acomayo Province, Pomacanchi District. It lies near the...
  2. Awesome 175 car find in warehouse!

    Gidday Amigos Some thing I have always dreamed about but alas never happened to me. But enjoy. Crow
  3. Dad is this Gold?

    Gidday Amigos Matey so much gold down under ya do not even need a metal detector apparently. The Bendigo advertiser told of the following discovery. A Bendigo family has found a 20-ounce gold nugget, thought to be worth more than $35,000. The father-of-two, who did not want to be named...
  4. Gold nugget worth $300,000

    Gidday Amigos These discovery of large nuggets have been going on for years. CNN reported the story below a few years back. One Australian gold prospector has hit pay dirt. The man, described as an amateur explorer who wants to remain anonymous, unearthed a 5.5 kilogram golden nugget 60...
  5. Retiree finds massive gold nugget outside historic gold rush town.

    Gidday amigos There are many news stories that do not get worldwide media attention and fly under the radar. This was reported by the ABC News in Australia. As you can see reworking old mining sites can reveal gold that was missed by the old timers. A Victorian retiree has struck gold...
  6. Old horseshoe turns out to be $250k gold nugget

    Gidday Amigos The old gold fields still yields some huge nuggets from time to time. A Victorian man has struck gold, unearthing a "colossal" nugget worth $250,000 that he first thought was an old horseshoe. The lucky prospector found the 4kg nugget just one day after he discovered a...
  7. Man Finds $100,000 Golden Nugget In Western Australia With Metal Detector.

    Gidday Amigos It's not uncommon to see people crawling up and down an Australian beach with their trusty metal detector, hoping to hit the jackpot. Many still detect the old gold fields hoping to find the big one? You can see their excitement as their machine beeps and whistles as it...
  8. A lesson in persistance for us all

    Gidday Amigos. While its true there are no guarantees in this world. And many people can spend a life time and not strike big with treasure. And yet its easy to get disheartened Amigos. Yet finds do occur for those who persist. Gold digger was left 'shaking' after finding 4.3kg nugget...
  9. A 1.1 Billion dollar treasure legend in the making.

    Gidday Amigos While for most of us think of treasure legends we tend to think of treasure legends being in the past dating back to the early 20th century, 19th ,18th century dating all the way back to hundreds of years. But the reality even today new treasure legends a birthing even now as I...
  10. Some treasure finds do not make the news!

    Gidday Amigos Some times treasure finds do not always make the news. Perhaps in some ways a good thing? Better to not be believed than believed as some finds can cause many unwanted hassles? The following discovery flew under the radar. So the speak, During renovation of an old house basement...
  11. One of histories most legendary treasure virtually Forgotten

    Gidday Amigos One niggling question I do not have answers for is why some treasure discoveries get world attention and others barely get a mention? When we thing of treasure of the Pharaohs of Egypt we think of amazing story of Howard Carter and the amazing discovery in 1922 of King...
  12. Cash found in a basement.

    Gidday Amigos Not sure this has been posted before? But find the story interesting? Crow https://winkgo.com/man-renovates-basement-finds-treasure/
  13. Anatomy of a treasure legend

    Gidday amigos While indeed the famous treasure legends attract all manner of people hoping to strike it big. Like moths to a bug zapper ultimately they are going to get zapped. Thousand add to their Hunter s Thompsons gonzo journalism experience to original story and in the end the original...
  14. The best Buck ever spent.

    Gidday Amigos Gather round pull up a seat when it comes to a buck well spent this one takes the cake. Here is a yarn ya might like....If only it was yours or even better my buck but it wasn't Alas if only.... It was the bargain of the century a mining exploration lease held by a mining...
  15. The Secret Tunnels of the Inca

    Gidday Amigos The Chinkanas as it is known in the local language, aren't one cave but rather a series of underground passages and galleries. The name of these Incan caves comes from the Quechua word chinkana, which means "place where one is lost." They're located in Cusco, close to the...
  16. The lost Inca temple of of Ausangate.

    Gidday Amigos I just watched a documentary called the lost The lost Inca temple of of Ausangate. The Inca Empire was a beacon of civilization in the Andes Mountains of South America. Its people had a spiritual relationship to the landscape, worshiping mountains and lakes as gods. After the...
  17. The Templar Fortress of Mystery?

    Gidday amigos Out of all the Templar treasure legends. The following story is an intriguing one. Is there any truth to the following tale or is it a latter day lost Templar treasure fantasy? Hardly known by English speaking aficionados of all things Templar. The yarn has revived little...
  18. The Knights Templar great Tower Paris.

    Gidday amigos Here is the story of great tower of Paris. The Square du Temple is a garden in Paris, France in the 3rd arrondissement, established in 1857. It is one of 24 city squares planned and created by Georges-Eugène Haussmann and Jean-Charles Adolphe Alphand. The Square occupies the...
  19. How many treasure stories turn out to be real?

    Gidday Amigos The following question there is no right or wrong as a guesstimate in understanding peoples perception of what percentage of treasure stories actually lead to treasure. A. Between 0 - 5% B. Between 5 -10% C. Between 10 - 25% D. Between 25 - 50% E. Between 50 - 75% F. Between 75 -...
  20. Templar fortified villages

    Gidday All Here is one of the most awesome places one can visit that is still lived in today. The village La Couvertoirade .There are people still living in building whose origins was Templar. There are five major Knights Templar sites in Aveyron France, fortified villages that were...
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