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The siren

 This is safari hunt for mythical sirens.

by GeoLog81     Poland > Mazowieckie > Miasto Warszawa

N 52° 14.990' E 021° 00.730' (WGS84)

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 Hidden on: 14 July 2015
 Published on: 14 July 2015
 Last update: 14 July 2015
 Listing: https://opencaching.de/OC12292

11 Found
0 Not found
1 Note
1 Watcher
0 Ignorers
108 Page visits
17 Log pictures
Geokrety history

   

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Sirens are the mythical creatures, half women, half fishes. They are the heroesses of numerous mythos and legends. One of them is the legend of the origins of Warsaw. Fishers have captured a siren and kept her in slavery. A young peasant has rescued her, and as a gratetude, she promised to protect his settlement (which further grown up to Warsaw city) from any dangers. 

On the central square of Old Town, there she is, with shield and sword, ready to protect the city from its enemies.

Your task is to find another depiction of siren, a monument, a refiel, a painting or anything else, which has not been already logged, and provide the exact GPS coordinates together with at least one picture taken by you.

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The Warsaw Siren
The Warsaw Siren

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Log entries for The siren    Found 11x Not found 0x Note 1x

Found 10 June 2019 Landschildkroete found the geocache

Heute haben wir in Lüneburg zwei Meerjungfrauen angetroffen und abgelichtet.
Die Koordinaten lauten:
N 53° 15.012 E 010° 24.780
Danke für die interessante Safari, den Informationen und viele nette Grüße von den Landschildkroeten

Unfortunately only with translator:
Today we met and photographed two mermaids in Lüneburg.
The coordinates are:
N 53° 15.012 E 010° 24.780
Thank you for the interesting safari, the information and many nice greetings from the Landschildkroeten

Pictures for this log entry:
SirenSiren
.... mit Landschildkroete.... mit Landschildkroete

Found 28 April 2018, 22:00 Valar.Morghulis found the geocache

Im Phantasialand erlebten wir heute einen wirklich tollen Tag und ganz nebenbei bemerkte ich, dass gleich neben einem Kettenkarussell zwei Meerjungfrauen den Besuchern zarte Töne ins Ohr hauchen. Ich ließ mich nicht ablenken und machte bei:

N 50 47.969
E 006 52.883

zwei Fotos für diese Safari.

Vielen lieben Dank an GeoLog81 für die schöne Aufgabe.

Valar.Morghulis
28. April 2018 # 824

Pictures for this log entry:
MeerjungfrauMeerjungfrau
Meerjungfrau Nummer 2Meerjungfrau Nummer 2

Found 29 November 2017, 09:02 KrystianT found the geocache

Syrenka na rynku w Krapkowicach (Krappitz OS). Nie wiadomo dlaczego rzeźbiarz miał taką wizję, że syrenka ma dwa ogony...

N50 28.472 E17 58.027

Pictures for this log entry:
Krappitzer sirenKrappitzer siren (Spoiler)

Found 28 October 2017 dogesu found the geocache

On our visit in Copenhagen I found the "little sister" of the wellknown "little mermaid" of Copenhagen in beneath the "Konelige Bibliotek". The "HAVFUE" is only 8 years younger than  the well known "little mermaid".

N 55 40.382 E 12 34.939

Thank you for the Safari-Task, dogesu

Pictures for this log entry:
HAVFRUE in CopenhagenHAVFRUE in Copenhagen

Found 13 October 2017, 09:45 Le Dompteur found the geocache

Found it at N 54° 47.073 E 009° 26.127 in Flensburg, northernmost Germany.

This siren is the city's most famous symbol. Too the city has a harbour with tradition of seafaring.

TFTS

Pictures for this log entry:
Safari Siren OC12292 Safari Siren OC12292
Safari Siren OC12292 - 2Safari Siren OC12292 - 2