March 13th 2017

When I established the forums in 2005 it was to offer a more richer web experience and greater functionality than the platform where we started this social adventure in 2003, Yahoo Groups. The forums were once a busy hive of activity and provided locals and visitors with a wealth of information just like the Geocaching Ireland Discussion Group on Facebook today.

It was a time where we didn't have the many social media platforms we have today, and it was a different time in terms of mobility and technology. There was no instant access to information, no Google Maps and a very limited base map on your GPSr. Mobile connectivity for me was a 9600bps Infrared connection from a Nokia to a laptop and in later times to a PDA using WAP.

As we moved into the social media era so did our forums users. Geocaching Ireland moved there too, and we have a thriving community on the Geocaching Ireland Discussion Group on Facebook. As a result, forum activity isn't what it used to be and I have taken the decision to disable new registrations to the forums and to make the forums read only so any information there can still be accessed.

The discussion hasn't ended, it has just moved. Join us on the Facebook Geocaching Ireland Discussion Group .

Donnacha

Poland - Wroclaw

Use this forum To announce a destination you might be heading To.

Moderator: GCI Admins

Post Reply
User avatar
tramyard
Great Sugarloaf 501m
Great Sugarloaf 501m
Posts: 20
Joined: Sun Jul 08, 2012 7:35 pm
Location: Celbridge Co.Kildare

Poland - Wroclaw

Post by tramyard » Wed Sep 26, 2012 8:56 pm

Off to Poland (Wroclaw) next week. To do some geocaching as I am there. Have some TB and GC with me.
It will be my first outside of Ireland geocaching experience.
Opencaching http://opencaching.pl/index.php?lang=en is more popular in Poland but I hope to find some nice GC.
Image

Post Reply

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest