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9 Things to do after a Mega Event – A Survival Guide | Guest Post by Andy Wright 

If, like me, you’ve just returned from a hugely enjoyable but hectic time at a Mega Event, you’ll probably also share with me the sense of loss that comes with returning to ‘normal life’ and the feeling that something is missing. In my case it was this year’s UK Mega event at Bicton College in… Read More 9 Things to do after a Mega Event – A Survival Guide | Guest Post by Andy Wright 

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11 Tips for Mega Event Virgins | The Geocaching Junkie

On 5th August, I’ll be flying to Bristol and driving down to Bicton College in Devon for the 2017 UK Mega Event. This year it will be a flying visit as I have a ‘mega’ life event the following week (a.k.a. my wedding!!). I have seen lots of questions on social media from mega event… Read More 11 Tips for Mega Event Virgins | The Geocaching Junkie

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GeoNord Mega 2017: A Breath of Fresh Air | The Geocaching Junkie

“Where are you off to next?”  “You’re always travelling somewhere!” It can certainly feel like I’m never at home sometimes, but as much as I occasionally think I’d like to just sit and do nothing for an entire week, the yearning to see and experience new things still runs too deep to utilise my holidays… Read More GeoNord Mega 2017: A Breath of Fresh Air | The Geocaching Junkie

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Brugse Beer VII and a Mega Road Trip | The Geocaching Junkie

In theory, I’m reluctant to revisit somewhere I’ve already been, simply because there are so many places in the world and so little time (or money) to facilitate visiting them all. However, my recent weekend in Belgium was the third consecutive year that I’ve visited the centre of the European Union. The small country is famous… Read More Brugse Beer VII and a Mega Road Trip | The Geocaching Junkie

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Are we Human or are we Cachers? Geocaching at the North Wales Mega | The Geocaching Junkie

I’m not about to launch in to an argument that cachers are so amazing we couldn’t possibly be human (a future blog post, perhaps?). No, the title refers to what I now consider the theme to my week of mega fun in England and Wales. You know that song Human by The Killers? If you exchange the word… Read More Are we Human or are we Cachers? Geocaching at the North Wales Mega | The Geocaching Junkie

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Super Sunday at Geolympix! | The Geocaching Junkie

My initial mega plans for August did not include Geolympix, but three megas in one week was just too good to pass up, so on Sunday morning, the muggle and I made the two and a half hour trip from Wem in Shropshire to Ashridge Estate in Hertfordshire for the second mega of the week. The estate… Read More Super Sunday at Geolympix! | The Geocaching Junkie