Holla Amigo can any of you out there out enough to remember the Henny Penny Sky is falling in children's story? Well a lady in Canada may be excused for believing so?
A meteorite struck her house and landed in her bead where her head had been resting earlier. Here is the pictures below.Can you...
I would just like thank the generosity of the people of United States of America donating vaccines to the poor Pacific nation of Micronesia. It is generous gift for such small tiny nation and much appreciated in the hearts of the people. Kulo
My apologies in advance as the following ships are not treasure ships but intriguing mysteries in regards to their fate.
After a life time of sailing oceans all over the globe one thing one learns that oceans can keep her secrets well. And anyone who has ventured out into the vast...
Anyone yearning for adventure harking back to the days of the old salts roving the high seas with a fair wind to sail?
Docked on Auckland?s waterfront, a 101-year-old ship is offering an escape from the closed-bordered world of Covid-19.
The Alvei, which is Norse for 'one who goes...
What can I say?
The following legend or story is just a unsolvable mystery. I have no idea that these events actually happened or was just hoax story created in the early 1950's? Or had some basis in some truth regardless of the baseless claims of a treasure being found on a cave...
Just question from a 2 finger typist that came from a era before the internet existed.
Is it this old farts Imagination that Forums are slowly dying?
If so is it perhaps from people transitioning to other kinds of social media? Or topics done to death over and over losing its...
Art treasure 2 17th century paintings found in a dumpster.
I wonder where these paintings have been hiding for nearly odd 300 years?
BERLIN (AP) — German police are appealing for information about the possible owners of two 17th-century paintings discovered in a highway rest stop...
In 2013 a discovery of treasure was found underwater of lake Titicaca.
Gold and silver pieces, as well as bones and ceramics dating back more than 1,500 years ago, have been discovered on Lake Titicaca between the border of Bolivia and Peru by underwater archaeologists. That team of Belgian and...
Inca treasure is still being found on occasion.
The following was recovered from locals in Peru near Cajamarca
Was it part of Atahualpa Ransom?
The hoard was found on a hill side by villagers who tried to sell this piece below for 30 thousand USD .
Other pieces of gold below...
The belief in finding lost treasure goes back into the mist of time.
The following excerpt below is great example of the mindset of everyday people back in 16th century of ignorance and superstition.
The book "Book of Magical Charms" is a early 16th century book by two unknown authors one...
The Štěchovice treasure is a purported hoard of Nazi treasure. It is said to be hidden in the town of Štěchovice in the Central Bohemian Region of the Czech Republic.
The story says that Emil Klein, a Nazi general, buried war booty in tunnels in Hradištko near Štěchovice.
Just for fun.
Here is goggle earth picture below of site. I will not give the name of the Atoll at present because I would like to see what people make of it with out being influenced with assumptions of its location. Is it natural or man made? the view is of some land on a coral...
Well not quite lost or dead but interesting the same. It is a site that is virtually unknown to western English speaking people. And hardly known to Spanish Speaking People with virtually no tourists visiting the Spanish Colonial site. And hardly anything written about the site posted...
In reality most treasure legends are just legends evolved from a miss mash of stories being repeated over and over. Where does the fiction ends and where the truth begins? The following story comes from region in Normandy with invariable long history conquest and looting. Such areas...
Hola there amigos.
A fair wind blows before I set sail, so I just post you a article that might be of interested dated around December 1884. Was not quite sure where to post this as it touches two subjects. But anyway enjoy.